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The Family in Africa

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Published by M.D. Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Family -- Africa,
    • Marriage -- Africa

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Man Singh Das.
      ContributionsDas, Man Singh, 1932-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ691 .F37 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 242 p. ;
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1061848M
      ISBN 108185880026
      LC Control Number93907319

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