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Africa for adventure. by John Pollard

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Published by R. Hale in London .
Written in English



  • Africa, British East,
  • Africa, British East.


  • Hunting -- Africa, British East.,
  • Africa, British East -- Description and travel.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDT426 .P6
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5830074M
LC Control Number61019202

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