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Shipwrecks on Cape Cod. The story of a few of the many hundred shipwrecks which have occurred on Cape Cod. by Isaac Morton Small

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Published in North Truro, Highland Light, Mass .
Written in English


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Pagination58 p.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22981189M
OCLC/WorldCa29072261

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