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Last days of mast & sail an essay in nautical comparative anatomy by Moore, Alan Hilary Sir, bart.

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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Masts and rigging.,
  • Sails.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Sir Alan Moore; illustrated by R. Morton Nance; and with two drawings by an Arab.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM531 .M6 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination[12], 5-260 p.
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5161566M
ISBN 100715348779
LC Control Number74520757

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