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Century of sailing

Century of sailing

the first one hundred years of the Indian Harbor Yacht Club, 1889-1989.

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Published by Indian Harbor Yacht Club in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian Harbor Yacht Club -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIndian Harbor Yacht Club.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV823.I47 C45 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1787491M
    LC Control Number89183037

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