Boat building, canoe repair and paddle making
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Published by Boy scouts of America in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Boatbuilding.,
  • Canoes and canoeing.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Fred C. Mills.
SeriesBoy scouts of America service library. no. 3145, series D
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM351 .M5
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 50 p.
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6750914M
LC Control Number30031482
OCLC/WorldCa3668430

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