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Published by Dalesman in Clapham, N. Yorkshire .
Written in English



  • Yorkshire (England),
  • England


  • Whaling -- England -- Yorkshire (England) -- History.,
  • Yorkshire (England) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Jack Dykes.
LC ClassificationsSH383.5.G7 D94
The Physical Object
Pagination65 p. :
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3804859M
ISBN 100852065701
LC Control Number81110035

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