African libraries, book production, and archives

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General Reference and Bibliography Division, Reference Dept., Library of Congress , Washington
Libraries -- Africa -- Bibliography., Book industries and trade -- Africa -- Bibliography., Archives -- Africa -- Bibliogr
Statementa list of references compiled by Helen F. Conover.
ContributionsConover, Helen Field.
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LC ClassificationsZ857 .U54, Z857 .U54
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 64 p.
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Open LibraryOL15140244M
LC Control Number62064603

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