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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

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  • Africa

Subjects:

  • Africa -- History

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementgeneral editors, J. D. Fage and Roland Oliver.
ContributionsFage, J. D., Oliver, Roland Anthony.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT20 .C28
The Physical Object
Pagination8 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4875409M
ISBN 100521209811
LC Control Number76002261

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