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When boys were men.

Guy Butler

When boys were men.

by Guy Butler

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

    Places:
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- South Africa.,
    • British -- South Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT767 .B83
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 275 p.
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5383200M
      LC Control Number72464184

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