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Africa in the United Nations system

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Associated University Presses in Rutherford [N.J.], London, East Brunswick, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • United Nations -- Africa.,
    • Organization of African Unity.,
    • Africa -- Foreign relations -- 1960-,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWellington W. Nyangoni.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX1977.2.A4 N9 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination285 p. ;
      Number of Pages285
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3511565M
      ISBN 100838631185
      LC Control Number82071565

      The General History of Africa (GHA) is a pioneering corpus, unparalleled in its ambition to cover the history of the entire African continent, since the appearance of human beings to contemporary challenges faced by Africans and their Diasporas in the world. (), proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly. It also responds to.


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