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The Yoruba in transition

The Yoruba in transition

history, values, and modernity

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Published by Carolina Academic Press in Durham, NC .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Toyin Falola and Ann Genova.
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LC ClassificationsDT
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvii 498 p. :
Number of Pages498
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22734373M
ISBN 101594601348

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