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The maritime history of Devon

M. Oppenheim

The maritime history of Devon

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Published by University of Exeter in [Exeter] .
Written in English

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  • Oppenheim, M. -- 1853-1927.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementM.M. Oppenheim ; with an introduction by W.E. Minchinton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175p.,ill.,23cm
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22258083M
    ISBN 100900771003
    OCLC/WorldCa37139


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