Capricornia

  • 510 Pages
  • 2.74 MB
  • 1825 Downloads
  • English
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Angus and Robertson Ltd. , Sydney, London
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction., Aboriginal Australians -- Fiction., Race relations -- Fiction., Northern Territory -- Fic

Places

Northern Terr

Statementa novel by Xavier Herbert.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H4156 Cap6, PR9619.3.H38 Cap6
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 510 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6474506M
LC Control Number44033121
OCLC/WorldCa27335686

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