duPasquier. Les Baleiniers francais au XIX Siecle (1814 - 1868)

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CitationduPasquier, J. Thierry. Les Baleiniers francais au XIX Siecle (1814 - 1868). Grenoble: Terre et Mer, 4 Seigneurs, 1982.

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