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A brief history, C.E. Home for Seamen, Nagasaki, Japan

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Published by s.n. in S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian Endeavor Seaman"s Home (Nagasaki, Japan)

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    Statementby John Makins
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26244838M
    OCLC/WorldCa54814387

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