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7 edition of How to abandon ship found in the catalog.

How to abandon ship

by Phil Richards

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Cornell Maritime Press in Centreville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships -- Abandoning of.,
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Phil Richards, John J. Banigan.
    ContributionsBanigan, John J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK1259 .R53 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2042205M
    ISBN 100870333887
    LC Control Number88018954
    OCLC/WorldCa18071257

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