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Dictionary of African historical biography

by Mark R. Lipschutz

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMark R. Lipschutz & R. Kent Rasmussen.
      ContributionsRasmussen, R. Kent.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT352.6 .L56 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 328 p. ;
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2725415M
      ISBN 100520051793
      LC Control Number86019157

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