Voyaging An Inside Look at Sea Travel, or, The World through a Porthole by Lea E. Williams

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Published by Hats Off Books .

Written in English

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  • Sailing,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Sailing - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Sailing

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8824328M
ISBN 101587363291
ISBN 109781587363290

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