Sailing ships, their history and development
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Sailing ships, their history and development as illustrated by the collection of ship-models in the Science Museum by London, Eng. Science Museum

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Published by H.M. Stationary Off. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sailing ships,
  • Ship models

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Edition Notes

ContributionsClowes, Geoffrey Swinford Laird, 1883-1937, White, Ernest William, 1894-,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM6 L8 S3 1948
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18513163M

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