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United Nations documents on geographical names

P. E. Raper

United Nations documents on geographical names

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Published by Names Research Institute, CAUSE in Pretoria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toponymy -- Standards.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter E. Raper.
    ContributionsUnited Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG100.5 .R264 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination150 p. ;
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL578941M
    LC Control Number96167261

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