The promotion of British emigration by agents for American lands, 1840-1860
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Published by University of Nevada Press in Reno .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Land

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [77]-84.

The Physical Object
Pagination92 p.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26546049M

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