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An African millionaire

Grant Allen

An African millionaire

episodes in the life of the illustrious Colonel Clay

by Grant Allen

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Published by G. Richards in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Izaak Walton Killam Mmemorial Library, Dalhousie University. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1980.

Statementby Grant Allen.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 05000
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches (183 fr.)
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21227741M
ISBN 100665050003

The South African Forex market is progressing very fast and here is the list of successful South African Forex millionaires that have taken such risks and have succeeded. 1 South African Forex Millionaires – How they became : Chidera. She denied that she was a millionaire during her lifetime, but her susbstantial real estate holdings (her property in New York state alone was valued at $, at the time of her death) combined with her controlling interest in a $,a-year firm, bring her estimated net worth to well over $1,,

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"My name is Seymour Wilbraham Wentworth. I am brother-in-law and secretary to Sir Charles Vandrift, the South African millionaire and famous financier. Many years ago, when Charlie Vandrift was a small lawyer in Cape Town, I had the (qualified) good fortune to marry his sister. Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? was a South African game show hosted by Jeremy Maggs and based on the original British format of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?. The goal of the game was to win one million rand by answering fifteen multiple-choice questions y of origin: South Africa.


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