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African dimensions of American cultures

Okon Edet Uya

African dimensions of American cultures

an inaugural lecture delivered at the University of Calabar, Wednesday, July 6, 1994

by Okon Edet Uya

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Published by University of Calabar Press in Calabar, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • America -- Civilization -- African influences.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-59).

      Statementby Okon Edet Uya.
      SeriesInaugural lecture ;, no. 8, Inaugural lecture (University of Calabar) ;, no. 8.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE20 .U93 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination59 p. ;
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL753094M
      ISBN 109780070214
      LC Control Number97147927
      OCLC/WorldCa37037535

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