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Women at sea in the age of sail

by Donal Baird

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Published by Nimbus in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nova Scotia,
  • New Brunswick
    • Subjects:
    • Women merchant mariners -- Nova Scotia -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Women merchant mariners -- New Brunswick -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Seafaring life.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [220]-223) and index.

      StatementDonal Baird.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVK27.N8 B35 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination226 p. :
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3532747M
      ISBN 101551092670
      LC Control Number2001431215
      OCLC/WorldCa46626953

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