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Showing the Flag: The West Coast Tug & Barge Industry

S. C. Heal

Showing the Flag: The West Coast Tug & Barge Industry

Offshore and Overseas Operations

by S. C. Heal

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Published by Cordillera Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - General,
  • Transportation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12223154M
    ISBN 101895590272
    ISBN 109781895590272
    OCLC/WorldCa52539742

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