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The modern Samoan family by Lowell Don Holmes

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Published by Wichita State University in Wichita, Kan .
Written in English



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Bibliography: p. 10.

Statementby Lowell D. Holmes.
SeriesWichita State University. University studies, no. 71, Wichita State University. Bulletin, v. 43, no. 2.
LC ClassificationsAS36 .W62 no. 71
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4071967M
LC Control Number79626592

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