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Windward of the Caribbean

Stanley Walter Croucher Pack

Windward of the Caribbean

a look at Barbados

by Stanley Walter Croucher Pack

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Published by A. Redman in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Barbados
    • Subjects:
    • Barbados -- Description and travel.,
    • Barbados -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby S. W. C. Pack.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2041 .P3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination226 p.
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5906912M
      LC Control Number64006572
      OCLC/WorldCa1648454

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