The making of the Union of South Africa a brief history, 1487-1939. by M. S. Geen

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .

Written in English

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  • South Africa

Subjects:

  • South Africa -- History.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p.xvi-xvii.

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LC ClassificationsDT766 .G4
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 227, [xv]-xxvi p.
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6513777M
LC Control Number47006188
OCLC/WorldCa1990367

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