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The original steam-boat supported

or, A reply to Mr. James Rumsey"s pamphlet. Shewing the true priority of John Fitch, and the false datings, &c. of James Rumsey.
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Books for Libraries Press , Freeport, N.Y
Rumsey, James, 1743?-1792., Steam navigation -- His
Other titlesReply to Mr. James Rumsey"s pamphlet.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM619 .F54 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination74 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5462982M
ISBN 100836959388
LC Control Number73165631
OCLC/WorldCa213325

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