Victoria"s colonial governors 1839-1900 by J. Davis McCaughey

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Published by Melbourne University Press at the Miegunyah Press, Distributed in the U.S.A. by International Specialized Book Services in Carlton, Vic, Portland, Or .

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  • Australia


  • Governors -- Australia -- Victoria -- Biography.,
  • Victoria -- History.,
  • Victoria -- Politics and government.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-436) and index.

Book details

StatementDavis McCaughey, Naomi Perkins, Angus Trumble.
SeriesMiegunyah Press series ;, no. 15
ContributionsPerkins, Naomi., Trumble, Angus.
LC ClassificationsDU222.A2 M37 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 453 p. :
Number of Pages453
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1138208M
ISBN 100522845096
LC Control Number94106284

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