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Published by Africa World Press in Trenton, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa

Subjects:

  • Names, Personal -- Africa -- Dictionaries -- English.,
  • Names, African -- Dictionaries -- English.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMolefi Kete Asante.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCS2375.A33 A8 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1574512M
ISBN 100865432546
LC Control Number91072493

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