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Stepping stone of immigrants

Stepping stone of immigrants

Aapravasi Ghat : the site and its history

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Published by Centre for Research on Indian Ocean Societies in [Port Louis] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mauritius,
  • Port Louis (Mauritius)
    • Subjects:
    • Aapravasi Ghat (Port Louis, Mauritius),
    • Immigrants -- Mauritius -- History,
    • Mauritius -- Emigration and immigration -- History,
    • Port Louis (Mauritius) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      In English, with some French.

      StatementMarina Carter ... [et al.].
      ContributionsCarter, Marina., Centre for Research on Indian Ocean Societies (Mauritius)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT469.M495 P677 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL528201M
      ISBN 10999035202X
      LC Control Number98983704

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