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Assam planter tea planting and hunting in the Assam jungle by A. R. Ramsden

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Published by J. Gifford limited in London .
Written in English



  • Assam (India)


  • Plantation life.,
  • Assam (India) -- Description and travel.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby A. R. Ramsden.
LC ClassificationsDS485.A84 R3
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6502976M
LC Control Number46018730

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