South Africa"s winelands a vistor"s guide by Tanith Hobson

Cover of: South Africa

Published by Struik Publishers, Thorold"s Africana Books in Cape Town, Johannesburg .

Written in English

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  • Wineries -- South Africa -- Guidebooks.,
  • Wine and wine making -- South Africa -- Guidebooks.,
  • South Africa -- Guidebooks.

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Book details

StatementTanith Hobson & John Collins.
ContributionsCollins, John.
LC ClassificationsTP559.S6 H63 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL401959M
ISBN 101868721000
LC Control Number98101149

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