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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Legends -- West Indies.,
  • West Indies -- History.,
  • West Indies -- Description and travel.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination259 p.
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22899303M

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