Sierra Leone after a hundred years.

by Ingham, Ernest Graham Bishop

Publisher: Cass in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 368 Downloads: 926
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Edition Notes

SeriesCass library of African studies. General studies, no. 69
ContributionsClarkson, Thomas, 1760-1846.
LC ClassificationsDT516 I48 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination4, 368 p.
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17402426M

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