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2 edition of guide to ocean navigation. found in the catalog.

guide to ocean navigation.

Knight, Frank

guide to ocean navigation.

by Knight, Frank

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Published by Macmillan], St. Martin"s Press in [London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navigation.,
  • Nautical astronomy.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOcean navigation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK555 .K53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination177 p.
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5777331M
    LC Control Number59016315

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