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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English



  • Africa, East


  • Africa, East -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Statementby Zoë Marsh & G.W. Kingsnorth.
ContributionsKingsnorth, G. W., joint author.
LC ClassificationsDT365 .M35 1961
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 272 p.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5843270M
LC Control Number61066446

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