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Angry island

Margaret Mackprang Mackay

Angry island

the story of Tristan de Cunha, 1506-1963

by Margaret Mackprang Mackay

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Published by Rand McNally in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tristan da Cunha Islands

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.275-[277]

    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22806063M
    LC Control Number64014402

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      His books include A. A. Gill is Away, The Angry Island, Previous Convictions, Table Talk, Paper View, A. A. Gill is Further Away, The Golden Door and Lines in the Sand, as well as two novels and the memoir Pour Me, which was shortlisted for the PEN Ackerley Prize. The Best of A. A. Gill, a collection of his journalism, was published in Islands of Angry Ghosts is a book by Australian journalist and writer Hugh book is split into two parts: the first reconstructs the wreck and subsequent horrors, including mutiny, murder, rape and cannibalism, associated with the wreck of the Dutch East India Company's Batavia of the Western Coast of Australia; and the second follows the search for the wreck and salvage of the.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mackay, Margaret Mackprang, Angry island. Chicago, Rand McNally [, ©] (OCoLC) Document Type. A. Gill () was born in Edinburgh.

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