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Land of a thousand atolls

Irenäus Eibl-Eibesfeldt

Land of a thousand atolls

a study of marine life in the Maldive and Nicobar Islands.

by Irenäus Eibl-Eibesfeldt

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Published by MacGibbon & Kee in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maldives.,
  • India,
  • Nicobar Islands.
    • Subjects:
    • Marine animals -- Maldives.,
    • Marine animals -- India -- Nicobar Islands.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Im Reich der tausend Atolle.

      StatementTranslated from the German by Gwynne Vevers. With photos. by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL137 .E413 1965
      The Physical Object
      Pagination194 p.
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5975899M
      LC Control Number66001894
      OCLC/WorldCa8159229


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