Object details

Category
Books
Related period
Second World War (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
ROBINSON, NEVILLE K. (Author)
PACIFIC RESEARCH MONOGRAPH; NO. 2 (Author)
Australian National University (Publisher)
Production date
1979
Place made
Canberra
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 25cm., Pagination: xix, 223p., 9p. of plates ill., maps

Catalogue number
LBY 80 / 4179

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