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4 edition of The islands of the Pacific found in the catalog.

The islands of the Pacific

from the old to the new

by James McKinney Alexander

  • 56 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by American Tract Society in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions -- Oceania,
  • Oceania -- Description and travel,
  • Polynesia -- Languages

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James M. Alexander
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8], 369 p., [40] eaves of plates (1 fold.) :
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24188820M
    OCLC/WorldCa13513183

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