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Published by Barbados Government Information Service in St. Michael, Barbados .
Written in English



  • Bridgetown (Barbados),
  • Barbados,
  • Bridgetown.


  • Historic buildings -- Barbados -- Bridgetown.,
  • Historic sites -- Barbados -- Bridgetown.,
  • Bridgetown (Barbados) -- History.,
  • Bridgetown (Barbados) -- History -- Pictorial works.,
  • Bridgetown (Barbados) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 112-120) and index.

StatementWarren Alleyne.
GenrePictorial works.
ContributionsBarbados Government Information Service.
LC ClassificationsF2041 .A24 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3346708M
ISBN 109768080477
LC Control Number2004357006

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