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oppression and liberation of modern Africa

Stuart Fowler

oppression and liberation of modern Africa

examining the powers shaping today"s Africa

by Stuart Fowler

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Published by Potchefstroomse Universiteit vir Christelike Hoër Onderwys in [Potchefstroom, South Africa] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1884-1960.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960-,
    • South Africa -- Politics and government.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Church history.,
    • South Africa -- Church history.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesOrientation (Potchefstroom, South Africa)
      StatementStuart Fowler.
      SeriesScientific contributions of the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education. Series F2, Brochures of the Institute for Reformational Studies ;, no. 63, Wetenskaplike bydraes van die PU vir CHO., nr. 63.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT353 .F69 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination177 p. :
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1025070M
      ISBN 101868222225
      LC Control Number96100014

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