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Published by G. Newnes in London .
Written in English

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  • Transatlantic cables

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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Bright.
SeriesThe Library of useful stories
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p. :
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13541472M
OCLC/WorldCa8902802

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