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The twelve meter challenges for the America"s Cup

Norris D. Hoyt

The twelve meter challenges for the America"s Cup

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtext by Norris D. Hoyt ; paintings and drawings by Joseph W. Golinkin.
ContributionsGolinkin, Joseph W. 1896-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV829 .H63 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination252 p. :
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4562489M
ISBN 100525224505
LC Control Number77075394
OCLC/WorldCa3220879

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