In The Days Of The Tall Ships by R.A Fletcher

Cover of: In The Days Of The Tall Ships | R.A Fletcher

Published by Home Farm Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Ships & shipping: general interest,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • History / Military / Naval,
  • Transportation-Ships & Shipbuilding - History

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8410377M
ISBN 101406799319
ISBN 109781406799316

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