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Historical dictionary of Chad

Author: Mario Joaquim Azevedo; Samuel Decalo
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018] ©2018
Series: Historical dictionaries of Africa (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth editionView all editions and formats
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This fourth edition of Historical Dictionary of Chad contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 1300 cross-referenced entries  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Azevedo, Mario Joaquim, author.
Historical dictionary of Chad
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2018
(DLC) 2018029123
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mario Joaquim Azevedo; Samuel Decalo
ISBN: 9781538114360 1538114364 1538114372 9781538114377
OCLC Number: 1041203726
Description: xlv, 719 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Editor's foreword --
Preface --
Acronyms and abbreviations --
Map --
Chronology --
Introduction --
The dictionary --
Appendix 1: Chad's early administrative organization (1950) --
Appendix 2: Chad's 2004 administrative organization : from 14 Prefectures to 18 Regions --
Appendix 3: Chad's 2012 administrative reorganization : The 23 new Regions --
Appendix 4: Chad : cotton production in bales by year (1960-2016) --
Appendix 5: Chad's livestock (1990s) --
Appendix 6: Educational system in Chad (2000-2014) --
Appendix 7: Chad's known ethnic groups --
Appendix 9: Baguirmi Rulers (1513-1918) --
Appendix 9: Kings of Kanem-Bornu --
Appendix 10: Ouadai Kingdom : chronology of Kings --
Appendix 11: Governors-General of French Equatorial Africa (1886-1960) --
Appendix 12: Military and Civilian Governors of Chad (1900-1960) --
Appendix 13: Cabinet Ministers (2015 and 2017) --
Appendix 14: Chad's population in descending order (1960-2017) --
Appendix 15: Chad's former Prefectures (prior to 2004) --
Appendix 16: The Sara of Chad and close kin ethnic groups --
Appendix 17: Chad's cities ranking by population numbers (1995-2009) --
Appendix 18: Religious affiliations in Chad (2017) --
Appendix 19: Presidential and National Assembly Elections in Chad.
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of Africa (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: Mario J. Azevedo and Samuel Decalo.

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