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Peoples of the world.

the culture, geographical setting, and historical background of 34 African peoples

by Joyce Moss

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Published by Gale Research in Detroit .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
    • Ethnology -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Social life and customs,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Social life and customs

    • About the Edition

      An exploration of peoples south of the Sahara, discussing culture, family structure, dress, nutrition, education, industry, religion, history, population, land, and climate.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-430) and index.

      Other titlesAfricans south of the Sahara.
      StatementJoyce Moss, George Wilson.
      ContributionsWilson, George, 1920-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT352.42 .M67 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 443 p. :
      Number of Pages443
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1310827M
      ISBN 100810379422
      LC Control Number92181100

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