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The island of Zeus wanderings in Crete by Ralph Henry Brewster

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English



  • Crete (Greece)


  • Crete (Greece) -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesWanderings in Crete.
Statementby Ralph Brewster ... With 32 pages of photographs.
LC ClassificationsDF901.C8 B7
The Physical Object
Pagination360 p.
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6400663M
LC Control Number40008204

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