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Fifty years in Western Africa

Alfred Henry Barrow

Fifty years in Western Africa

being a record of the work of the West Indian Church on the banks of the Rio Pongo.

by Alfred Henry Barrow

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Published by Negro Universities Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guinea.
    • Subjects:
    • Missions -- Guinea.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1900 ed.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV3625.G814 B3 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4437919M
      ISBN 100837121930
      LC Control Number79092739
      OCLC/WorldCa73294

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