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Pygmies were our compass

Kairn A. Klieman

Pygmies were our compass

Bantu and Batwa in the history of west central Africa, early times to c. 1900 C.E.

by Kairn A. Klieman

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Published by Heinemann in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English


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StatementKairn A. Klieman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 253 p. :
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22573906M
ISBN 100325071055

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A History of African Motherhood The Case of Uganda, – Get access. Cited by. Crossref Citations. This book has been cited by the following publications. This list is generated based on data provided by CrossRef. Musisi, Nakanyike “ Cited by: Kairn A. Klieman. "The Pygmies Were Our Compass": Bantu and Batwa in the History of West Central Africa, Early Times to c. CE. Portsmouth, N.H.: Heinemann, xxxiv + pp. Maps. Figure. Tables. Bibliography. Index. $ Paper. The Pygmies Were Our Compass is a detailed reconstruction of human interac.


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