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Kidnapping in the South Seas

Palmer, George

Kidnapping in the South Seas

being a narrative of a three months" cruise of H.M. Ship Rosario

by Palmer, George

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Eng .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania,
  • Australasia.,
  • Oceania.
    • Subjects:
    • Peonage -- Australasia.,
    • Slave-trade -- Oceania.,
    • Oceania -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Photoreprint of the 1871 ed. published by Edmonston and Douglas, Edinburgh.

      Statementby George Palmer.
      SeriesPenguin colonial facsimiles
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD4875.A84 P3 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 233 p., [10] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5243140M
      LC Control Number75314754

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