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The Great Lakes of Africa

Two Thousand Years of History

by Jean-Pierre ChrГ©tien

  • 338 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Zone Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history,
  • African studies,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • c 500 CE to c 1000 CE,
  • Burundi,
  • Central Africa - History,
  • East Africa - History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • East Africa,
  • Africa - Central,
  • Africa - East,
  • History / Africa / Central,
  • Rwanda,
  • Africa - General,
  • Africa, Central,
  • Africa, Eastern,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsScott Straus (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8715716M
    ISBN 10189095134X
    ISBN 109781890951344

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