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Socio-cultural profiles, Busia District

Socio-cultural profiles, Busia District

a joint research and training project of the Ministry of Planning and Natural Development, and the Institute of African Studies, University of Nairobi

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Published by The Ministry, The Institute in [Nairobi?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Busia District (Kenya)
    • Subjects:
    • Luyia (African people),
    • Teso (African people),
    • Busia District (Kenya) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesKenya socio-cultural profiles.
      Statementproject director, B.E. Kipkorir ; project co-ordinator, J.W. Ssennyonga.
      ContributionsKipkorir, B. E., 1919-, Ssennyonga, J. W., Kenya. Ministry of Planning and National Development., University of Nairobi. Institute of African Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT433.545.L88 S63 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 210 p. :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2524133M
      LC Control Number87980104

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