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A Century Under Sail

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Published by Mystic Seaport Museum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photography,
  • Photo Essays,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMorris Rosenfeld (Photographer), Stanley Rosenfeld (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8418832M
    ISBN 100939510715
    ISBN 109780939510719
    OCLC/WorldCa48207432

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