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Lighthouses and lightships

W. H. Davenport Adams

Lighthouses and lightships

a descriptive and historical account of their mode of construction and organization.

by W. H. Davenport Adams

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Published by T. Nelson in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lighthouses

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n. d.] (American culture series, Reel 267.6)

    StatementBy W. H. Davenport Adams.
    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 267.6.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination322 p. incl. front., illus.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17481999M
    OCLC/WorldCa6727230

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