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Historical dictionary of New Zealand

William Keith Jackson

Historical dictionary of New Zealand

by William Keith Jackson

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKeith Jackson, Alan McRobie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU
The Physical Object
Paginationlxxx, 451 p. :
Number of Pages451
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22718663M
ISBN 10081085306X

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