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History of shipping subsidies. by Royal Meeker

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Published by Columbia University in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Shipping bounties and subsidies

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LC ClassificationsHE741 .M5
The Physical Object
Paginationv, [2], 229 p. incl. tables.
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6979203M
LC Control Number07000464

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