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The boatbuilders of Bristol

the story of the amazing Herreshoff family of Rhode Island/inventors, individualists, yacht designers, and America"s Cup defenders

by Samuel Carter

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rhode Island
    • Subjects:
    • Herreshoff family.,
    • Boatbuilders -- Rhode Island -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Samuel Carter, III.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM139 .C36
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 215 p.
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5445987M
      LC Control Number73121949

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