Down the years in the Maniototo
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Published by Capper Press in Christchurch .
Written in English



  • Maniototo (N.Z.)


  • Maniototo (N.Z.) -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJanet C. Cowan.
LC ClassificationsDU430.M33 C6 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination163 p., xxii p. of plates :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4191252M
LC Control Number80469850

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