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Britain across the seas

Johnston, Harry H. Sir

Britain across the seas

Africa : a history and description of the British Empire in Africa.

by Johnston, Harry H. Sir

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Published by National Society"s Depository in London .
Written in English


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Britain across the seas) Topics Indigenous peoples-- Africa Africa-- History Colonies-- Africa Genres Books Photographs Physical Description Extent: Xix, p. illus. (incl. ports.) 7 maps. 24cm.

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