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Published in [Sydney] .
Written in English



  • Australia,
  • Australia.


  • Explorers -- Australia.,
  • Australia -- Discovery and exploration.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDU97 .B35 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5274752M
ISBN 100909719012
LC Control Number71585910

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