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steam yacht Discovery

Alfred Godfrey Elton Jones

steam yacht Discovery

by Alfred Godfrey Elton Jones

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Published by (Society for Nautical Research) in (London) .
Written in English


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The Discovery was engaged in Antarctic exploration.

Edition Notes

Caption title.

Statement(Reprinted from The mariner"s mirror, vol. 66, no. 1, February 1980).
ContributionsDiscovery (Ship : Launched 1789)
The Physical Object
Pagination(3) p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20269515M

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