The African patriots the story of the African National Congress of South Africa. by Mary Benson

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Published by Encyclopaedia Britannica Press in Chicago .

Written in English

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  • African National Congress,
  • Blacks -- South Africa -- Politics and government

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LC ClassificationsJQ1998.A4 B4 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination310 p.
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13573764M
LC Control Number64017032

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