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Maritime empires : British imperial maritime trade in the nineteenth century / edited by David Killingray, Margarette Lincoln, and Nigel Rigby
Bib ID 3121415
Format BookBook
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Description Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : Rochester, NY : Boydell Press om association with the National Maritime Museum, 2004 
xii, 229 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1843830760
Full contents
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Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-22) and index.

Subjects Merchant marine -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  Great Britain -- Commerce -- History -- 19th century.  |  Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 19th century.
Other authors/contributors Killingray, David  |  Lincoln, Margarette  |  Rigby, Nigel  |  National Maritime Museum (Great Britain)

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