A naturalist in Indian seas or, Four years with the Royal Indian marine survey ship "Investigator" by A. Alcock

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Published by J. Murray in London .

Written in English

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  • Investigator (Marine survey ship),
  • Marine animals -- Indian Ocean.

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Statementby A. Alcock.
ContributionsIndia. Marine Survey.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 328 p.
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14221889M

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