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New York Harbor

A Geographical And Historical Survey

by Arthur D. Kellner

  • 293 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Harbours & ports,
  • Maritime History,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.),
  • United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic,
  • General,
  • United States - General,
  • Geography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8139336M
    ISBN 100786424001
    ISBN 109780786424009

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