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English style of rowing

Peter Haig-Thomas

English style of rowing

new light on an old method

by Peter Haig-Thomas

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rowing -- England.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Haig-Thomas and M.A. Nicholson.
    ContributionsNicholson, Matthew Archibald.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination164 p.
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14205094M

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