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Africa & the West

Africa & the West

intellectual responses to European culture. /Edited by Philip D. Curtin [et al... --

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in [Madison] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acculturation -- Africa, West,
  • Africa, West -- Civilization -- European influences

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesAfrica and the West
    ContributionsCurtis, Philip D.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 259 p. illus. ;
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18751871M

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