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Conceptualizing/re-conceptualizing Africa

James Tyler Kent

Conceptualizing/re-conceptualizing Africa

the construction of African historical identity

by James Tyler Kent

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Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Maghan Keita.
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Pagination128 p. ;
Number of Pages128
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Open LibraryOL22513159M
ISBN 109004124209

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