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Wit & wisdom of Africa

Patrick Ibekwe

Wit & wisdom of Africa

proverbs from Africa & the Caribbean

by Patrick Ibekwe

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Published by Africa World Press in Trenton, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Proverbs, African -- Dictionaries,
  • Proverbs, Caribbean -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWit and wisdom of Africa.
    StatementPatrick Ibekwe.
    GenreDictionaries.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 209 p. :
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20766638M
    ISBN 10086543722X, 0865437246
    OCLC/WorldCa40436510

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