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Published by Ohio University Center for International Studies in Athens, Ohio .
Written in English


  • Staudinger, Paul -- Journeys -- Africa, West.,
  • Hausa (African people) -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Africa, West -- Description and travel -- 1851-1950.,
  • Fula Empire -- History.,
  • Niger River Valley -- Description and travel.,
  • Benue River Valley (Cameroon and Nigeria) -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Paul Staudinger ; translated by Johanna Moody ; with a foreword by Paul Lovejoy. Vol.1.
SeriesMonographs in international studies -- no.56
LC ClassificationsDT515.9.F8
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13926418M

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