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Published by Third World Foundation in London .
Written in English



  • Africa


  • Nkrumah, Kwame, 1909-1972 -- Political and social views.,
  • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-,
  • Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1960-

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementShridath S. Ramphal.
SeriesThird World Foundation monograph ;, 9, Kwame Nkrumah memorial lectures ;, 1980
LC ClassificationsDT512.3.N57 R36 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3255810M
ISBN 100906041759
LC Control Number83174504

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