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Treasures of the Africana Museum

Africana Museum (Johannesburg, South Africa)

Treasures of the Africana Museum

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Published by Purnell in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africana Museum (Johannesburg, South Africa),
    • South Africa -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementAnna H. Smith.
      ContributionsSmith, Anna H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT751 .A35 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination77 p. :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4281874M
      ISBN 100868430099
      LC Control Number78308110

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