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People of Africa

People of Africa

a series of papers on their character, condition, and future prospects

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Published by Ibadan University Press in [Ibadan] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Liberia,
  • Liberia.,
  • Africa, West.
    • Subjects:
    • Islam -- Liberia.,
    • Islam -- Africa, West.,
    • Missions -- Liberia.,
    • Liberia -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementedited by Henry M. Schieffelin ; with a new introduction by K. Mahmud.
      ContributionsSchieffelin, Henry M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP64.L7 P46 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 164 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2285443M
      LC Control Number86152086

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