Jamaica"s part in the great war, 1914-1918

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Published by Pub. for the Institute of Jamaica by the West India Committee in London .

Written in English

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  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Jamaica.

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Statementby Frank Cundall; with a foreword by Brevet-Colonel Herbert Bryan ...
ContributionsInstitute of Jamaica.
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LC ClassificationsD547.J3 C8
The Physical Object
Pagination155 p.
Number of Pages155
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Open LibraryOL6680499M
LC Control Number25016884
OCLC/WorldCa11745851

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