The adjustment of whites to black rule in East and West Africa

by Ronald Watts

Publisher: South African Institute of International Affairs in Braamfontein, South Africa

Written in English
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  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
  • Subjects:

    • Decolonization -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Race relations.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960-
    • Edition Notes

      StatementRonald Watts.
      SeriesOccasional paper / South African Institute of International Affairs = Geleentheidspublikasie / Suid-Afrikaanse Instituut van Internasionale Aangeleenthede, Occasional paper (South African Institute of International Affairs)
      LC ClassificationsDT352.42 .W37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination9 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3802961M
      ISBN 100909239746
      LC Control Number81107687

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