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The coolie his rights and wrongs notes of a journey to British Guiana, with a review of the system and of the recent commission of inquiry by

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Published by Strahan in London .
Written in English


  • Chinese in British Guiana.,
  • Labor and labouring classes -- British Guiana.,
  • Chinois -- Guyane.,
  • Travailleurs -- Guyane.

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Edition Notes

Statementby the author of "Ginx"s baby".
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 07432, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 07432
The Physical Object
Pagination5 microfiches (241 fr.)
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23351857M
ISBN 100665074328

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