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Whalers and whaling the story of the whaling ships up to the present day by E. Keble Chatterton

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Published by T. F. Unwin ltd. in London .
Written in English


  • Whaling.,
  • Whales.

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Edition Notes

Statementby E. Keble Chatterton.
LC ClassificationsSH381 .C4
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p.
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6689080M
LC Control Number26008699

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