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A short history of Zambia

Brian M. Fagan

A short history of Zambia

from the earliest times until A.D. 1900.

by Brian M. Fagan

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Published by Oxford University Press in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zambia -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT963.65 F3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination165p.
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18245443M

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