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Southern Sudan too many agreements dishonoured by Abel Alier

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Published by A. Alier in Khartoum, Sudan .
Written in English



  • Southern Region (Sudan)


  • Southern Region (Sudan) -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [365]-366) and index.

Other titlesToo many agreements dishonoured
StatementAbel Alier.
SeriesSudan studies series ;, no. 13
LC ClassificationsDT159.6.S73 A43 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination376 p., [32] p. of plates :
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3451033M
LC Control Number2005352798

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