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Inland navigation: plan for a great canal between Charleston and Columbia

Mills, Robert

Inland navigation: plan for a great canal between Charleston and Columbia

and for connecting our waters with those of the western country.

by Mills, Robert

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Published by Printed at the Telescope Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

  • Inland navigation -- South Carolina

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 405.7)

    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 405.7.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p.
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17491099M

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