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People of the south-western highlands

WilliamR Ochieng"

People of the south-western highlands

Gusii

by WilliamR Ochieng"

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Published by Evans Bros. (Kenya), Evans Bros. in Nairobi, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gusii (African people),
  • Ethnology -- Kenya.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam Ochieng.
    SeriesKenya"s people
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT433.545.G86
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv,34p. :
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21202576M
    ISBN 100237498987

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