5 edition of Travel, Trade and Power in the Atlantic, 17651884 (Camden Fifth Series) found in the catalog.
April 28, 2003
by Cambridge University Press
Written in English
|Contributions||Betty Wood (Editor), Martin Lynn (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||296|
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