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Land settlement for soldiers by Henry Lionel Pilkington

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Published by W. Clowes and Sons, Limited in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Agricultural colonies.,
  • Land tenure.,
  • Veterans -- Employment -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Mainly reprinted from the United service magazine. cf. Pref.

Statementby Colonel Henry Pilkington, (Patrick Perterras) with introductory notes by the Right Honourable Sir Horace Plunkett and Lt.-Col. the Honourable Sir Newton Moore.
LC ClassificationsUB359.G7 P5
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 101 p.
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6618757M
LC Control Number19014285

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