Back to Durban, 50 years on! the "Lady in White" Memorial Visit of March "92 (with a marginal potted history of the city) by Sam Morley

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Published by Aedificamus Press in Northaw, Herts .

Written in English

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  • Durban (South Africa),
  • South Africa,
  • Durban.,
  • Durban


  • Gibson, Perla Siedle, 1888-1971 -- Performances.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- South Africa -- Durban.,
  • Soldiers -- Recreation -- South Africa -- Durban -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Durban (South Africa) -- Description and travel.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Sam Morley.
LC ClassificationsDT2405.D884 M67 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1047509M
ISBN 100951170163
LC Control Number93248420

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About this Item: Aedificamus Press, Herts UK, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Back to Durban Years on!: Lady in White Memorial Visit of March '92 (signed limited edition) Sam Morley Aedificamus Press, Northaw, Herts,numbered limited edition, No. 69 ofsigned by the author, hardback VG, 61 pp, illustrated with b/w photographs from World War II and the history.

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