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Cape and its people and other essays by Roderick Noble

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Published by J.C. Juta in Cape Town .
Written in English


  • Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)

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Edition Notes

Statementby South African writers, edited by Professor Noble.
LC ClassificationsDT827 .N6
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 408 p.
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23284032M
LC Control Number24008018

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