Sails of the Maritimes
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Sails of the Maritimes the story of the three- and four-masted cargo schooners of Atlantic Canada, 1859-1929. by Parker, John P.

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Published by Maritime Museum of Canada in [Halifax .
Written in English


  • Shipbuilding -- Nova Scotia,
  • Schooners.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination226 p. illus., diagrs. ;
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21757993M

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