This Distant And Unsurveyed Country

Author: William Gillies Ross
Editor: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 9780773516748
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Margaret Penny's journal with commentary and explanatory passages by Ross. W. Gillies.
This Distant and Unsurveyed Country
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: William Gillies Ross, Margaret Penny, William Penny
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

Margaret Penny's journal with commentary and explanatory passages by Ross. W. Gillies.
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