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Where rainbirds call a record of the Transkei by Basil Fenelon Holt

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Published by H. Timmins in Cape Town .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Kaffraria

Subjects:

  • Kaffraria -- History.,
  • Kaffraria -- Description and travel.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Basil Holt.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT846.K2 H63 1972
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5473880M
ISBN 100869780190
LC Control Number73177138
OCLC/WorldCa2736232

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