Australian bushrangers

an illustrated history by George Eedes Boxall

Publisher: Rigby in [Adelaide]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 208 Downloads: 428
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  • Australia.

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  • Bushrangers -- Australia.

Edition Notes

Statement[by] George Boxall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU115 .B69 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4948744M
ISBN 100851799744
LC Control Number76376754

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