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Historical and cultural perspectives of Rivers State

Historical and cultural perspectives of Rivers State

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Published by ISCAP Enterprises Nigeria in Port Harcourt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rivers State (Nigeria)
    • Subjects:
    • Rivers State (Nigeria) -- History.,
    • Rivers State (Nigeria) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesHistorical & cultural perspectives of Rivers State
      Statementedited by I.C. Amini-Philips.
      ContributionsAmini-Philips, Isaac C., 1964-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.9.R58 H57 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3732797M
      LC Control Number2003391874
      OCLC/WorldCa52450112

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