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Great Bahamians

Vylma B. Thompson-Curling

Great Bahamians

who were first in the modern Bahamas, 1967-2007

by Vylma B. Thompson-Curling

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Media Enterprises in Nassau, Bahamas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bahamas -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementVylma B. Thompson-Curling.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT346 .T48 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination146 p. :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23731166M
    ISBN 109789768170897
    LC Control Number2009476348
    OCLC/WorldCa433565448


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