Cruising safe and simple by John Mellor

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Published by Souvenir Press in London .

Written in English

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StatementJohn Mellor.
LC ClassificationsGV811 .M42
The Physical Object
Pagination361 p. :
Number of Pages361
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4292108M
ISBN 100285623370
LC Control Number78319699

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