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Published by Souvenir in London .
Written in English


  • Mary Rose (Ship).,
  • Underwater archaeology -- England -- Portsmouth (Hampshire)

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Edition Notes

Statementby Alexander McKee.
LC ClassificationsVA458.M3
The Physical Object
Pagination141p.,(16)p. of plates :
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22455876M
ISBN 100285625241, 0285625446

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