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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, U.S.A .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa, East

Subjects:

  • East Indians -- Africa, East -- Charities -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Charities -- Africa, East -- History -- 20th century.,
  • East Indians -- Africa, East -- History -- 20century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-233) and index.

StatementRobert G. Gregory.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV3199.E232 A3534 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 251 p. :
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1541200M
ISBN 101560000074
LC Control Number91019903

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