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Hurricanes in the Bay of North America

Edward Everett Hayden

Hurricanes in the Bay of North America

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Published by Philosophical Society of Washington in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Atlantic Ocean.
    • Subjects:
    • Hurricanes -- North Atlantic Ocean.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Everett Hayden, read before the Society, October 12, 1889.
      ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsYA 14383
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. 173-189 ;
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL595525M
      LC Control Number96187711

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