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The making of modern Africa

a guide to archives

by Chris Cook

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa -- History -- Archival resources -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 203) and indexes.

      Statementcompiled by Chris Cook.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3508.H5 C66 1995, DT20 C66 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 218 p. ;
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2047195M
      ISBN 10081602071X
      LC Control Number88024397

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