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Published by W. Woodward in Portsea .
Written in English


  • Great Britain. -- Royal Navy,
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Navy -- Sea life,
  • Sailors,
  • Voyages and travels,
  • Seafaring life,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval

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Edition Notes

Statementby an Old Quarter Master.
SeriesHistory of the Pacific Northwest -- PNW 19.
ContributionsAn Old Quarter Master., Bechervaise, John.
The Physical Object
Pagination334 p.
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16311446M

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