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3 edition of Young Africa. found in the catalog.

Young Africa.

Peter Larsen

Young Africa.

by Peter Larsen

  • 188 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Roy Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 144.

      StatementEdited by Egon Larsen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT30 .L27 1965
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 148 p.
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5941880M
      LC Control Number65012568
      OCLC/WorldCa1317292

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