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Settlement by sail

Gainor W. Jackson

Settlement by sail

19th century immigration to New Zealand

by Gainor W. Jackson

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Published by GP Publications in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Previously published: 1991.

      Statementtext and original paintings by Gainor W. Jackson.
      LC ClassificationsJV9262 .J33 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1314323M
      LC Control Number92186355

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