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The theory and practice of African politics

Christian P. Potholm

The theory and practice of African politics

by Christian P. Potholm

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Political science -- Africa.,
    • Africa -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChristian P. Potholm.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1873 1979 .P67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 307 p. :
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4721640M
      ISBN 100139135332
      LC Control Number78008758

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