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Madagascar rediscovered a history from early times to independence by Mervyn Brown

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Published by Archon Books in Hamden, Conn .
Written in English



  • Madagascar


  • Madagascar -- History

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Edition Notes

StatementMervyn Brown.
LC ClassificationsDT469.M27 B77 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 310 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4410182M
ISBN 10020801828X
LC Control Number79013593

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