History of the geography of Korea by Auguste Pawlowski

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Published in [Hamilton? N.Y .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Korea,
  • Korea.

Subjects:

  • Cartography -- Korea.,
  • Korea -- Geography.

Edition Notes

Book details

SeriesResearch monographs on Korea. Series G. ;, no. 2.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS901 .R47 no. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6057277M
LC Control Number49029475
OCLC/WorldCa29089214

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