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America"s historic ships

Irvin Haas

America"s historic ships

replicas & restorations

by Irvin Haas

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Arco Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic ships -- United States.,
    • Maritime museums -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementIrvin Haas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM18 .H28
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5064692M
      LC Control Number74030893

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