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Slave trade trail around central Bristol by Madge Dresser

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Published by Bristol Museums & Art Gallery in Bristol .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementMadge Dresser,Caletta Jordan,Doreen Taylor.
ContributionsJordan, Caletta., Taylor, Doreen.
The Physical Object
Pagination21cm.28. 38ill.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18421881M
ISBN 100900199423
OCLC/WorldCa41833234

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