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power of history

B. A. Le Cordeur

power of history

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Published by University of Cape Town .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby B.A. Le Cordeur.
SeriesInaugural lecture -- new series, no. 117, Inaugural lecture (University of Cape Town) -- no.117.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21899165M
ISBN 100799210463


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