Travels and adventures in southern Africa. by Thompson, George

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Published by H. Colburn] in [London .

Written in English

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  • South Africa -- Description and travel.,
  • Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Description and travel.

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LC ClassificationsDT756 T47 1827A
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Pagination493,15p.
Number of Pages49315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19845821M

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