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Basic sailing.

Russell, Charles W.

Basic sailing.

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Published by American National Red Cross in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sailing

  • Edition Notes

    Series[Red Cross. U.S.] American National Red Cross. ARC2115, ARC (American National Red Cross) -- 2115.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23265162M
    LC Control Number66004077


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