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History of Southern Africa

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Published by Facts On File in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, Southern -- History -- Miscellanea.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 108-109) and index.

      Statementthe Diagram Group.
      GenreMiscellanea.
      SeriesHistory of Africa
      ContributionsDiagram Group.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT1075 .H57 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3564569M
      ISBN 100816050651, 0816050600
      LC Control Number2002035209


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