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Boater"s Bowditch

The Small Craft American Practical Navigator

by Richard Keith Hubbard

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7298602M
ISBN 100071361367
ISBN 109780071361361
OCLC/WorldCa44059064

“The main one being that because only one boat ramp was being considered the boaters thought it would take far too much time to launch their boats,” said Allan Bowditch, of the Estero Council. Fort Myers Beach, Florida Located on Florida's Gulf Coast, Fort Myers offers its own great beaches as well as being surrounded by some barrier and coastal islands to explore. The shelling is stupendous, and the nearby Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum is inspirational.


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