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The prize of all the oceans

the triumph and tragedy of Anson"s voyage round the world

by Glyndwr Williams

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anson, George Anson, -- Baron, -- 1697-1762.,
  • Centurion (Ship),
  • Voyages around the world.,
  • Voyages around the world.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGlyn Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG420.A6 W52 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22157562M
    ISBN 100002571250

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