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The canoe and white water

C. E. S. Franks

The canoe and white water

from essential to sport

by C. E. S. Franks

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • White-water canoeing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementC. E. S. Franks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV788 .F72
    The Physical Object
    Pagination237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4536596M
    ISBN 100802022367, 0802062946
    LC Control Number77002611

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The canoe and white water by C. E. S. Franks Download PDF EPUB FB2

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