Oil and deep water by Kaj Klitgaard

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Published by The University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • American Personal narratives,
  • Biography,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Merchant marine,
  • Merchant mariners,
  • History

Book details

The Physical Object
Pagination182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26979919M
OCLC/WorldCa1050853

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