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Piety and piracy the history of Wapping and St Katharine"s by Madge Darby

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Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references (page 94).

Statementby Madge Darby
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LC ClassificationsDA685.W36 D37 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination96 pages :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25384157M
ISBN 109781873086063
LC Control Number2011535524

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