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The unforgiving coast

maritime disasters of the Pacific Northwest

by David H. Grover

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Published by Oregon State University Press in Corvallis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipwrecks -- Northwest Coast of North America -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-204).

    StatementDavid H. Grover.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG525 .G78 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 214 p. :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17604664M
    ISBN 100870715410
    LC Control Number2001008019
    OCLC/WorldCa48642567

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