Coasting Captain

journals of Captain Leonard S. Tawes, relating his career in Atlantic coastwise sailing craft from 1868 to 1922. by Leonard S. Tawes

Publisher: Mariners Museum in Newport News, Va

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementEdited for the Museum by Robert H. Burgess.
SeriesMuseum publication, no. 28
ContributionsBurgess, Robert H., ed.
LC ClassificationsVK140.T3 A3
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 461 p.
Number of Pages461
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5539710M
LC Control Number67017219

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