2 edition of treatise on navigational techniques. found in the catalog.
treatise on navigational techniques.
Knox, George E.
|LC Classifications||TL586 .K53 1961|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||31 p. :|
|Number of Pages||31|
|LC Control Number||61065358|
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