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Published by Australian National University Press, [distributed by] Books Australia in Canberra, Norwalk, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oceania -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDeryck Scarr, editor.
    ContributionsScarr, Deryck.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT2775 .M67 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 297 p. :
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4573547M
    ISBN 100708118011, 0708118046
    LC Control Number77095353

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