general bibliography of the Gambia (up to 31 December 1977) by David P. Gamble

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Published by G. K. Hall in Boston .

Written in English

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Includes index.

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StatementDavid P. Gamble, with Louise Sperling.
SeriesBibliographies and guides in African studies
ContributionsSperling, Louise, joint author.
LC ClassificationsZ3735 .G33, DT509 .G33
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 266 p. ;
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4412841M
ISBN 100816181772
LC Control Number79016520

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