Lapstrake Boatbuilding
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Lapstrake Boatbuilding

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Published by Duck Trap Press .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
FormatPlastic comb
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9659255M
ISBN 100924947098
ISBN 109780924947094

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