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American Sea Writing

A Literary Anthology (Library of America)

by Various

  • 354 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Library of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocean,
  • Literary Collections,
  • American Literature (Specific Aspects),
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Seafaring life,
  • Fiction,
  • Ocean travel,
  • American - General,
  • Literary Collections / American / General,
  • American literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPeter Neill (Editor), Nathaniel Philbrick (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8684825M
    ISBN 101883011833
    ISBN 109781883011833


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