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Telling Pacific lives

Vicki Luker

Telling Pacific lives

prisms of process

by Vicki Luker

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Published by ANU E Press in The Australian National University, A.C.T .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Civilization,
  • Biography,
  • Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Edited by] Brij V. Lal & Vicki Luker
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 301 p. ;
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25535732M
    ISBN 101921313811
    ISBN 109781921313813
    OCLC/WorldCa271844733

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