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Winning the future for Africa and the diaspora

Jacob U. Gordon

Winning the future for Africa and the diaspora

by Jacob U. Gordon

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African diaspora

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJacob U. Gordon
    SeriesAfrican political, economic, and security issues, African political, economic, and security issues series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT16.5 .G67 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893178M
    ISBN 101611228131
    ISBN 109781611228137
    LC Control Number2010042639
    OCLC/WorldCa668990534

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