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American Navigation

The Political History Of Its Rise And Ruin And The Proper Means For Its Encouragement

by William W. Bates

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - General,
  • United States - General,
  • Transportation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages484
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11927758M
    ISBN 101430483121
    ISBN 109781430483120

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