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Cultural development, science, and technology in sub-Saharan Africa
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|Statement||Klaus Gottstein, Götz Link (eds.).|
|Series||Schriftenreihe der Deutschen Stiftung für internationale Entwicklung., Nr. 1238 B/a, Schriftenreihe der Deutschen Stiftung für Internationale Entwicklung.|
|Contributions||Gottstein, Klaus, 1924-, Link, Götz.|
|LC Classifications||DT352.4 .C85 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||234 p. :|
|Number of Pages||234|
|LC Control Number||86230245|
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