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The Tachon peoples of Kenya

Demmahom Olovodes Lihraw

The Tachon peoples of Kenya

history, culture and economy

by Demmahom Olovodes Lihraw

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Published by PERC-PACE International in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic conditions,
  • Tachoni (African people),
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 284-287).

    Other titlesPre-independent Kenya :
    Statementby Demmahom Olovodes Lihraw
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT433.545.T3 L547 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24915437M
    ISBN 10996696701X
    ISBN 109789966967015
    LC Control Number2010323779

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