5 edition of The great days of sail found in the catalog.
The great days of sail
|Statement||by Andrew Shewan ; introd. by David R. MacGregor.|
|LC Classifications||VK57 .S5 1973|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||240 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||240|
|LC Control Number||74082759|
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