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Century of sail

Noel Holmes

Century of sail

official history of the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron

by Noel Holmes

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Published by Whitcombe and Tombs in [Christchurch] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron.,
    • Yachting -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Noel Holmes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV817.N4 H64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination202 p.
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5340608M
      ISBN 100723303053
      LC Control Number72194387
      OCLC/WorldCa539254

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