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Raffles of the Eastern Isles by C. E. Wurtzburg

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Published by Oxford University Press in Singapore, New York .
Written in English



  • Indonesia,
  • Singapore,
  • Great Britain


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

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementC.E. Wurtzburg ; edited for publication by Clifford Witting.
SeriesOxford in Asia paperbacks
ContributionsWitting, Clifford.
LC ClassificationsDS646.26.R3 W8 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination788 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages788
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2989666M
ISBN 100195826051
LC Control Number84243590

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