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Drumblair

memories of a Jamaican childhood

by Rachel Manley

  • 92 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by I. Randle Publishers in Kingston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamaica
    • Subjects:
    • Manley, Rachel -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Manley, Norman Washington, 1893-1969 -- Family.,
    • Manley, Michael, 1924-,
    • Manley family.,
    • Jamaica -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRachel Manley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1886 .M33 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 418 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages418
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL416723M
      ISBN 109768100982, 9768100974
      LC Control Number98120119
      OCLC/WorldCa35899918

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