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Chronology of African history

G. S. P. Freeman-Grenville

Chronology of African history

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Published by Oxford University Press in [London, New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa -- History -- Chronology

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] G. S. P. Freeman-Grenville.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT17 .F73
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 312 p.
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5088183M
      ISBN 100199131740
      LC Control Number74159543


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