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Notes on the Maories of New Zealand

Alexander, James Edward Sir

Notes on the Maories of New Zealand

with suggestions for their pacification and preservation

by Alexander, James Edward Sir

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Published by printed and published for the Aborigines" Protection Society in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Colonel Sir James E. Alexander ....
ContributionsAborigines" Protection Society.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16444122M

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