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history of Africa in the 19th century

E. I. Njiro

history of Africa in the 19th century

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Published by Kenya Literature Bureau in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa -- History -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEsther I. Njiro.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT28 .N55 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 291 p. :
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2371744M
      LC Control Number86981092

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