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Chartering and shipping terms practical guide for steamship companies, masters, ship"s officers, shipbrokers, forwarding agents, exporters, importers, insurance brokers and banks by J. Bes

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Published by Barker & Howard, W. S. Heinman in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Maritime law -- Dictionaries,
  • Shipping -- Dictionaries,
  • Insurance, Marine -- Dictionaries

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Edition Notes

Statementby J. Bes.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination476 p.
Number of Pages476
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5081794M
LC Control Number74152814

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