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The fishing grounds of Bristol Bay, Alaska a preliminary report upon the investigations of the U. S. fish commission steamer Albatross during the summer of 1890. by Zera Luther Tanner

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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Fisheries -- Alaska. [from old catalog]

Book details:

LC ClassificationsSH222.A4 T3
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.l., p. 279-288. pl. cviii-cx (fold.) 29 cm.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23695727M
LC Control Numberf 12000149

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