Cook Bicentenary Expedition in the South-West Pacific. Compiled by Ronald Fraser by Cook Bicentenary Expedition 1969

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Published by Royal Society of New Zealand in Wellington, N.Z .

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Subjects:

  • Cook, James, -- 1728-1779.,
  • Natural history -- Cook Islands,
  • Natural history -- Tonga Islands

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SeriesRoyal Society of New Zealand. Bulletin, 8, Bulletin (Royal Society of New Zealand) -- 8.
ContributionsFraser, Ronald, 1930-, Royal Society of London
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH198 C6 C6
The Physical Object
Pagination141p.
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18258527M

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