Wanganella and the Australian trans-Tasman liners by Peter Plowman

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Published by Rosenberg Pub., Transpress NZ in Dural Delivery Centre, NSW, Wellington, NZ .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Wanganella (Ship) -- History,
  • Passenger ships -- Australia -- History,
  • Hospital ships -- Australia -- History,
  • Cruise ships -- Australia -- History

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementPeter Plowman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM383.W36 P56 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination188 p. :
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24006241M
ISBN 109781877058806, 9781877418099
LC Control Number2009396554

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