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Africa, the marginalized continent

by Kofi Awoonor

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Published by Woeli Pub. Services in Accra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Nkrumah, Kwame, 1909-1972,
    • World politics -- 1945-,
    • Africa -- Foreign relations -- 1960-,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 184).

      StatementKofi Nyidevu Awoonor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT30.5 .A96 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 184 p. ;
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL581710M
      ISBN 109964978154
      LC Control Number96170777
      OCLC/WorldCa33252090

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