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African absurdities

Hama Tuma

African absurdities

politically incorrect articles

by Hama Tuma

  • 266 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by FirstPublish in Orlando, FL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Political correctness -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Anecdotes,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960- -- ANecdotes

    • Edition Notes

      Previously published as: Afrique politiquement incorrect. Paris : L"Harmattan, c2001.

      StatementHama Tuma.
      GenreAnecdotes., ANecdotes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT352.8 .T85 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 165 p. ;
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3572736M
      ISBN 101931743398
      LC Control Number2002102963
      OCLC/WorldCa51856442


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