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Under the Borneo sun a Tawau story by Nicholas Chung

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Published by Natural History Publications (Borneo) in Kota Kinabalu .
Written in English


  • Tawau (Sabah) -- History,
  • Sabah -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementNicholas Chung.
ContributionsChung, Nicholas, 1939-
LC ClassificationsDS597.38.C48 C43 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 116 p. :
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23857088M
ISBN 109838121088
LC Control Number2006325386

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