Ourselves and the Pacific.

  • 278 Pages
  • 1.37 MB
  • English
Melbourne University Press , [Melbourne]
Eastern question (Far East), Pan Pacific relations, Australia -- History, New Zealand -- Hi
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 278 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14880607M

Ourselves and the Pacific Ourselves and the Pacific, Raymond Maxwell Crawford: Editor: Raymond Maxwell Crawford: Publisher: Melbourne University Press, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: 22 Nov Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Ourselves and the Pacific. Melbourne, London [etc.] Melbourne University Press in association with Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R M Crawford. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crawford, R.M.

(Raymond Maxwell), Ourselves and the Pacific. Carlton] Melbourne University Press []. Ourselves and the Pacific. Melbourne] Melbourne University Press; London, New York, Cambridge University Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R M Crawford.

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