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Yacht racing protests & appeals by Jack H. Feller

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Published by M. Freeman Publications in [San Francisco .
Written in English


  • North American Yacht Racing Union.,
  • International Yacht Racing Union.,
  • Yacht racing -- Rules.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 126.

Statementby Jack H. Feller, Jr. Illus. by Ann Newark.
SeriesA SEA nautical book
LC ClassificationsGV826.5 .F44
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5303769M
ISBN 100879300159
LC Control Number72086135

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