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An African Commitment

An African Commitment

Papers in Honour of Peter Lewis Shinnie

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Published by University of Calgary Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnologie,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Antiquities,
  • Ancient Archaeology,
  • History - General History,
  • Ethnology,
  • Archaeology,
  • Africa - General,
  • Africa,
  • Shinnie, P. L,
  • History,
  • Afrique

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJudith Anne Sterner (Editor), P. L. Shinnie (Editor), Nicholas David (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8724778M
    ISBN 10189517628X
    ISBN 109781895176285


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