3 edition of African dimensions of American cultures found in the catalog.
African dimensions of American cultures
Okon Edet Uya
Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-59).
|Statement||by Okon Edet Uya.|
|Series||Inaugural lecture ;, no. 8, Inaugural lecture (University of Calabar) ;, no. 8.|
|LC Classifications||E20 .U93 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||59 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||59|
|LC Control Number||97147927|
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