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Published by G.S. Were in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English



  • Africa,
  • Africa.


  • Political corruption -- Africa.,
  • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-,
  • Africa -- Economic policy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 23-24.

Statementby Gideon S. Were.
LC ClassificationsJQ1875.A55 C68 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 46 p. ;
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2838126M
LC Control Number83980813

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