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Raffles

Maurice Collis

Raffles

by Maurice Collis

  • 280 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Century in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia,
  • Singapore,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Raffles, Thomas Stamford, Sir, 1781-1826.,
    • Colonial administrators -- Indonesia -- Biography.,
    • Colonial administrators -- Singapore -- Biography.,
    • Colonial administrators -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMaurice Collis ; introduction by Jan Morris.
      SeriesThe Century travellers
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS646.26.R3 C58 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination227 p. ;
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2240119M
      ISBN 100712619275
      LC Control Number89111539

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