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History, The Historian and The Nation. The Voice of a Nigerian Historian

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Published by Heinemann Educational Books ( Nigeria) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education,
  • Social history,
  • World history,
  • Africa - West,
  • History / Africa / West,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13165808M
    ISBN 109781297220
    ISBN 109789781297229

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