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Yacht flags and ensigns regulations,customs, traditions, and recommendations for wearing and flying flags (other than signal flags) in British yachts. by Edward Murray Conrad Barraclough

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Published by Published for "Yachting World" by Iliffe .
Written in English


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Pagination53p.,ill.,17cm
Number of Pages53
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Open LibraryOL16664422M

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