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The islands of the Western Pacific

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Published by Royal Colonial Institute in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Western Pacific Area.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bishop Selwyn.
    SeriesCommon law abroad -- no. 97-378
    ContributionsRoyal Colonial Institute (Great Britain).
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21778585M


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