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Myths and legends of Liberia

Myths and legends of Liberia

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Published by W. Sankawulo in [Liberia?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Liberia.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- Liberia.,
    • Tales -- Liberia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Wilton Sankawulo, ed.
      ContributionsSankawulo, Wilton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR352 .M98 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination211 p. ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2975077M
      LC Control Number84223051


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