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Holtermann"s nugget

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Published by Indra Pub. in Briar Hill, Vic .
Written in English



  • Hill End (N.S.W.)


  • Holtermann, Bernard Otto, 1838-1885 -- Fiction.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Fiction.,
  • Photographers -- Fiction.,
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction.,
  • Hill End (N.S.W.) -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Gunter Schaule.
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.S29 H65 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p.;
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3754228M
ISBN 100958580553
LC Control Number2003446992

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