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Published by Africa World Press .
Written in English


  • Politics and government,
  • Peacekeeping forces,
  • General,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Refugees,
  • Political violence,
  • 1960-1997,
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsHoward Adelman (Editor), Govind C. Rao (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8860074M
ISBN 101592211305
ISBN 109781592211302

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