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Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa,
  • Africa.

Subjects:

  • Geopolitics -- Africa.,
  • Africa -- Foreign relations -- 1960-,
  • Africa -- Strategic aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-231) and index.

Statementedited by Gilbert M. Khadiagala & Terrence Lyons.
SeriesSAIS African studies library, SAIS African studies library (Boulder, Colo.)
ContributionsKhadiagala, Gilbert M., Lyons, Terrence.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT30.5 .A35587 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 247 p. ;
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3941457M
ISBN 10155587990X, 1555879667
LC Control Number2001019071

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