East with a Blue Funnel
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East with a Blue Funnel by Neil R. Beattie

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Published by Merlin Books in Braunton .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ships -- History.,
  • Voyages and travels -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementNeil R. Beattie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG540
The Physical Object
Paginationvi,72p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19847567M
ISBN 100863032125
OCLC/WorldCa19669865

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