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What are the abbreviations used in the searchable databases?
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MacFarlane, John M. (2013) The Nauticapedia Project Nautical Biography Database Nauticapedia.ca 2013. http://www.nauticapedia.ca/dbase/Query/dbsubmit_Biography.php
Site News: Nov 23rd, 2013
Databases have been updated and are now holding 45,557 vessel histories (with 1997 images) and 47,444 mariner biographies (with 2795 images).
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