simple history of East Africa by Herbert Brittain

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  • Africa, East -- History -- Juvenile literature.

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Statementby H. Brittain and P.J.G. Ripley.
GenreJuvenile literature.
ContributionsRipley, P. J. G., joint author.
LC ClassificationsDT431 .B7
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p.
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5904736M
LC Control Number64002964

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