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Transatlantici

Maurizio Eliseo

Transatlantici

the history of the great Italian liners on the Atlantic

by Maurizio Eliseo

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Tormena in Genova .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Passenger ships -- Italy -- History.,
    • Transatlantic voyages.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 281) and indexes.

      StatementMaurizio Eliseo, Paolo Piccione.
      ContributionsPiccione, Paolo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM381 .E43 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3725213M
      ISBN 108884800021
      LC Control Number2003361089
      OCLC/WorldCa53038570

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