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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English



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  • Cape Verde -- History -- Dictionaries.,
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-314).

Statementby Richard Lobban and Marlene Lopes.
SeriesAfrican historical dictionaries ;, no. 62
ContributionsLopes, Marlene, 1948-
LC ClassificationsDT671.C25 L63 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationlii, 336 p. :
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1092765M
ISBN 100810829185
LC Control Number94017116

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