5 edition of An A-Z of sailing terms found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Oxford companion to ships & the sea.|
|Statement||edited by Ian Dear and Peter Kemp.|
|Series||Oxford paperback reference|
|Contributions||Dear, Ian., Kemp, Peter Kemp.|
|LC Classifications||GV811 .P63 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||216 p. :|
|Number of Pages||216|
|LC Control Number||91030595|
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This is a partial glossary of nautical terms; some remain current, while many date from the 17th to 19th also Wiktionary's nautical terms, Category:Nautical terms, and Nautical metaphors in the Further reading section for additional words and references.
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