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Transformations in traditional rule in Ghana (1951-1996)

Kwame Arhin

Transformations in traditional rule in Ghana (1951-1996)

by Kwame Arhin

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Published by Sedco in Accra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana,
  • Ghana.
    • Subjects:
    • Political anthropology -- Ghana.,
    • Ghana -- Kings and rulers.,
    • Ghana -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-146) and index.

      Other titlesTransformations-- in Ghana (1951-96)
      StatementArhin Brempong.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN655.G45 A75 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 149 p. ;
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3739405M
      ISBN 109964721730
      LC Control Number2003408938

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