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2 edition of Geography of South and East Africa found in the catalog.

Geography of South and East Africa

being part 2 of vol. 4 of A historical geography of the British colonies, rev. to 1903, and with chapters on the Transvaal and Orange River Colony added

by Lucas, Charles Prestwood Sir

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Hugh Edward Egerton
SeriesA Historical geography of the British colonies, v. 4, pt. 2, A Historical geography of the British dominions, v. 4 -- pt. 2
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT756 L83
The Physical Object
Pagination169p.
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24532713M

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