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Published by UNESCO .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • African history: Second World War,
  • African history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Africa,
  • General,
  • Africa - General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsA. A. Mazrui (Editor), C. Wondji (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages1068
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9124768M
ISBN 109231025007
ISBN 109789231025006

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