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A merchant seaman"s story

Harald Revaa

A merchant seaman"s story

by Harald Revaa

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Published by Cordillera Books in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Revaa, Harald, -- 1921-,
  • Merchant marine -- Norway -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Harald Revaa as told to Corinne Berkin.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsBerkin, Corinne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK140.R48 A3 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21481127M
    ISBN 10189559023X
    OCLC/WorldCa45300318

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      The Hardcover of the Merchant Seamen's Health, Medicine, Technology, Shipowners and the State in Britain by Tim Carter at Barnes & Noble. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your :   Re: A Merchant Seaman's experiences (Sidney Hollinrake) On the GEORGIC that was the last of the White Star Liners, she became a troopship in WW2 but was sunk at Suez by bombing. She was recovered back to UK and three years later emerged as the Super Trooper.

      Langston Hughes, writing from the s through the s, is known as a poet of the Harlem Renaissance and for telling the stories of his people in down-to-earth ways as opposed to esoteric worked many odd jobs as a young man, one being a seaman, which took him to Africa and Europe. Perhaps that knowledge of the ocean informed this poem from his collection "The . You may prefer to contact the below maritime authority FRANCE Ministère de l'Ecologie, du Développement Durable, des Transports et du Logement Direction des affaires maritimes Sous-direction des gens de mer Grande Arche de la Defense La Defense Ce.


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