5 edition of The making of modern Africa found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203) and indexes.
|Statement||compiled by Chris Cook.|
|LC Classifications||Z3508.H5 C66 1995, DT20 C66 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 218 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||218|
|LC Control Number||88024397|
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