Sweet water-stolen land by Philip McLaren

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Published by University of Queensland Press, Distributed in the USA and Canada by International Specialized Book Services in St. Lucia, Qld., Australia, Portland, Or .

Written in English

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StatementPhilip McLaren.
SeriesUQP Black Australian writers, UQP paperbacks
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.M3266 S93 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1524614M
ISBN 100702225517
LC Control Number93214074
OCLC/WorldCa29582322

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