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Innocents in Africa

Richard Slowe

Innocents in Africa

after Mark Twain

by Richard Slowe

  • 207 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Royal Automobile Club in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West,
  • Africa, North
    • Subjects:
    • Slowe, Richard, 1946-,
    • Africa, West -- Description and travel.,
    • Africa, North -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statement[by] Richard Slowe ; foreword by Lord Hunt ; illustrated by Corinne Burton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT472 .S56
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 130 p. :
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4201508M
      ISBN 100902628798
      LC Control Number80480612
      OCLC/WorldCa6490369

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