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4 edition of From Cane Fields to Battlefields found in the catalog.

From Cane Fields to Battlefields

One Man"s Journey Around the World

by Govind Prasad

  • 350 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Pentland Press (NC) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Fiji,
  • Historical,
  • Peacekeeping forces,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Travel,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12202951M
    ISBN 101571973656
    ISBN 109781571973658
    OCLC/WorldCa53811274

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