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Twentieth-century South Africa

William Beinart

Twentieth-century South Africa

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1836-1909.,
    • South Africa -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titles20th-century South Africa.
      StatementWilliam Beinart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT1848 .B44 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 293 p. :
      Number of Pages293
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1437643M
      ISBN 100192892398
      LC Control Number93050619


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