Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Orieko Chitere and Roberta Mutiso.|
|Contributions||Chitere, Orieko., Mutiso, Roberta.|
|LC Classifications||HN793.Z9 C689 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||206 p. :|
|Number of Pages||206|
|LC Control Number||92981716|
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