3 edition of African books for children and young adults found in the catalog.
African books for children and young adults
J. O. U. Odiase
1986 by Nationwide Publications Bureau in collaboration with Unique Bookshop in Benin City, Nigeria .
Written in English
|Statement||compiled by J.O.U. Odiase.|
|LC Classifications||Z1037 .O27 1986, PN1009.A1 .O27 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||88181230|
Contemporary Australian industrial relations
Encyclopedia of environmental biology
Confidential British Foreign Office political correspondence
history of the Hartough-Hartsough-Hartsock family.
Proceedings of the 5th DRGSeminar on Design of Equipment for Effective Utilisation, Mondello, (Palermo), Italia, 21-23 Sept., 1969
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Modern physics and antiphysics.
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