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The German colonial experience

Arthur J. Knoll

The German colonial experience

select documents on German rule in Africa, China, and the Pacific 1884-1914

by Arthur J. Knoll

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sources,
  • Colonies,
  • Administration,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [514]-544).

    Other titlesSelect documents on German rule in Africa, China, and the Pacific 1884-1914
    Statement[edited by] Arthur J. Knoll, Hermann J. Hiery
    ContributionsHinz, Hans-Martin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV2027 .G46 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination544 p. ;
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25010570M
    ISBN 109780761839002
    LC Control Number2010920260


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