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Historical dictionary of the Gambia

Author: David Perfect
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, 2016.
Series: Historical dictionaries of Africa.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Fifth editionView all editions and formats
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"Contains a chronology, an introduction, an extensive bibliograpy, and more than 700 cross-referenced entries on important topics, including personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. This book is an excellent resource for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about The Gambia."--Page [4] of cover.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Perfect, David, 1960-
Historical dictionary of the Gambia.
Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, 2016
(DLC) 2015045355
(OCoLC)930058991
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Perfect
ISBN: 9781442265264 1442265264
OCLC Number: 949885571
Notes: Revised edition of: Historical dictionary of the Gambia / Arnold Hughes and David Perfect. 4th ed. Scarecrow Press, 2008.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Editor's ForewordPrefaceReader's NoteAcronyms and AbbreviationsChronologyIntroductionThe DictionaryBibliographyAbout the Author
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of Africa.
Responsibility: David Perfect.

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