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PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taking the Sea: Perilous Waters, Sunken Ships, & the True Story ;2009, p285
SOURCE TYPE
Book
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Bibliography
ABSTRACT
The sources cited within this issue are presented including "History of the Town of Southampton," by James T. Adams," "Salvage," by Mary D. Barber and "The Wreckers: A Story of Killing Seas and Plundered Shipwrecks From the Eighteenth Century to the Present Day," by Bella Bathurst.
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36211847

 

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