Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by R.T. Akinyele.|
|Contributions||Akinyele, R. T., Centre for African Regional Integration and Border Studies.|
|LC Classifications||DT4 .A25 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 207 p. :|
|Number of Pages||207|
|LC Control Number||2009451481|
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