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The Good Ships of Newport News An Informal Account of Ships, Shipping, and Shipbuilding in the Lower Chesapeake Bay Region, Together With the Story by Alexander Crosy Brown

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Published by Cornell Maritime Pr/Tidewater Pub .
Written in English


  • History,
  • Virginia,
  • Newport News,
  • Shipbuilding,
  • Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.),
  • Ships,
  • Steam-navigation

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8342939M
ISBN 100870332201
ISBN 109780870332203

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