Our West Indian neighbors

the islands of the Caribbean Sea, " America"s Mediterranean": their picturesque features, fascinating history, and attractions for the traveler, nature-lover, settler and pleasure-seeker
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J. Pott & Company , New York
West Indies -- Description and tr
Statementby Frederick A. Ober ...
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. 1., 433 p.
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