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French-speaking Africa since independence.

Guy de Lusignan

French-speaking Africa since independence.

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Published by Pall Mall P. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Newly independent states.,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-,
    • France -- Colonies -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 390-400.

      SeriesPall Mall library of African affairs
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT30 .L8 1969b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 416 p.
      Number of Pages416
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5157827M
      ISBN 100269993266
      LC Control Number74436227

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