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Law in some north Ghanaian societies

Law in some north Ghanaian societies

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Published by Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana in Legon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Tony Naden.
SeriesLinguistic aspects of culture ;, no. 2
ContributionsNaden, Tony.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 98/02427 (K)
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 71 p. :
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL81139M
LC Control Number99186150

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