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Bibliography ofAfrican women writers and journalists

Brenda F. Berrian

Bibliography ofAfrican women writers and journalists

(ancient Egypt-1984)

by Brenda F. Berrian

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Published by Three Continents Press in Boulder, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African literature -- Women authors -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBrenda F. Berrian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ3508.L5, PL8010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 279p. ;
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22267726M
    ISBN 100894102273, 0894102265

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