The ferry steamers the story of the Detroit-Windsor ferry boats by William Oxford

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Published by Stoddart in Toronto, Canada .

Written in English

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  • Ontario,
  • Michigan,
  • Detroit


  • Ferries -- Ontario -- Windsor -- History.,
  • Ferries -- Michigan -- Detroit -- History.

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Book details

StatementWilliam Oxford.
LC ClassificationsVM421 .O94 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL758442M
ISBN 101550460781
LC Control Number97154682

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