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Our colonial empire

W. E. Forster

Our colonial empire

an address delivered before the Philosophical Institution of Edinburgh on Friday, November 5, 1875

by W. E. Forster

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Published by Edmonston and Douglas in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Colonies

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W.E. Forster ; revised by the author.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16856422M

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