by National Centre for Development Studies, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University in Canberra, A.C.T., Australia .
Includes bibliographical references (p. 45-51).
|Statement||Christine McMurray and David Lucas.|
|Series||Islands/Australia working paper,, no. 90/10|
|Contributions||Lucas, David, 1938-|
|LC Classifications||HQ766.5.O3 M36 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||51 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||51|
|LC Control Number||93240864|
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