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The Modern oarsman

The Modern oarsman

a compendium of information on rowing, sculling, steering, feathering, coaching, sliding-seats, trimming, and sitting a boat, dimensions of work, etc.

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Published by J.R. Robertson in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rowing.,
  • Boats and boating.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRobertson"s cheap series
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (16 fr.).
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18972346M
    ISBN 10066536265X

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