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Tropical African Development

M. B. Gleave

Tropical African Development

Geographical Perspectives

by M. B. Gleave

  • 152 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Longman Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development studies,
  • Human ecology,
  • Human geography,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Economic Geography,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Africa,
  • General,
  • 1960-,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Economic policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7880351M
    ISBN 100582301475
    ISBN 109780582301474

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