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Published by Wesleyan University Press in Middletown, Conn .
Written in English



  • Atlantic Ocean


  • Albion, Robert Greenhalgh, 1896-,
  • Shipping -- Atlantic Ocean -- History,
  • Naval history,
  • Atlantic Ocean -- Navigation -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Statementedited by Benjamin W. Labaree ; with chapters by William A. Baker ... [et al.] and a bibliography of the works of Robert G. Albion by Joan Bentinck-Smith ; drawings by William A. Baker.
ContributionsAlbion, Robert Greenhalgh, 1896-, Labaree, Benjamin Woods., Baker, William A.
LC ClassificationsVK18 .A8
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 263 p. :
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5198701M
ISBN 100819540854
LC Control Number75021670

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