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history of Dahomy

Archibald Dalzel

history of Dahomy

an inland Kingdom of Africa; compiled from authentic memoirs by Archibald Dalzel

by Archibald Dalzel

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Published by Cass in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Benin
    • Subjects:
    • Benin -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Facsimile of the 1793 ed.

      Statementwith a new introduction by J. D. Fage.
      SeriesCass library of African studies. Travels and narratives,, no. 29
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT541.65 .D35 1793a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p., xxvi, xxxii, 230 p.
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5642175M
      LC Control Number68073888

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