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Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, The Macmillan company in London, New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Colonization -- History.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby A. P. Newton.
SeriesHelps for students of history,, no. 16
LC ClassificationsJV1012 .N4
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p.
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6632140M
LC Control Number21002255

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