5 edition of Atlantic seafaring found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-181) and index.
|LC Classifications||VK15 .M65 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||184 p. :|
|Number of Pages||184|
|LC Control Number||91045676|
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