History of navigation and naval architecture

with an account of the survey of the coast of the United States
  • 4.81 MB
  • English
United States Coast Survey., Navigation -- History., Naval architecture -- History., Hydrographic surveying -- United St


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Other titlesHistorical sketch of navigation and naval architecture., Survey of the coast of the United States.
Statementby H.A.S. Dearborn.
LC ClassificationsVK15 .D43 1848
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1596265M
LC Control Number91128887

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