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Published by Whitcombe & Tombs in Christchurch [N.Z.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Maori (New Zealand people),
  • Polynesians,
  • Polynesia -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statementby S. Percy Smith.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN663
The Physical Object
Pagination288p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18559695M

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