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2 edition of story of street and road names in Sarawak found in the catalog.

story of street and road names in Sarawak

W. J. Chater

story of street and road names in Sarawak

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Published by Borneo Literature Bureau in [Kuching] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sarawak,
  • Sarawak.
    • Subjects:
    • Street names.,
    • Names, Geographical -- Sarawak.,
    • Sarawak -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W.J. Chater.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS597.364 .C47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination ii, 20 p.
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5125681M
      LC Control Number74210154
      OCLC/WorldCa1429366

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Ong Kwan Hin was the Honorary Guardian of all the Buddhist/Taoist Shrines and temples in Kuching and was a Chairman of the Sarawak Hokkien Association for many years. List of Federal Roads in Sarawak. Main Federal Roads.

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