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|Statement||From the manuscript of the late Jonn Martin Baker, by his son, Louis Baker.|
|Contributions||Baker, Louis, 19th cent.|
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|Number of Pages||112|
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A view of the commerce of the United States and the Mediterranean sea-ports, including the Adriatic and Morea: with maps of the principal harbours in those seas Author: John M Baker.
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