Britain in Malta
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Britain in Malta by Harrison Smith

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Published by Progress Press in Malta .
Written in



  • Malta


  • Malta -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

StatementHarrison Smith.
LC ClassificationsJN1582 .S6
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6167611M
LC Control Number54043623

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