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Development of information services in eastern Africa

Development of information services in eastern Africa

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Published by Coordinating Centre for Regional Information Training in Nairobi .
Written in English

  • Africa, Eastern
    • Subjects:
    • Information services -- Africa, Eastern -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementorganized by the East African Academy and the German Foundation for International Development ; sponsored by UNESCO, Arusha, April 22-24, 1976.
      ContributionsEast African Academy., Deutsche Stiftung für Internationale Entwicklung., Unesco.
      LC ClassificationsZ674.5.A34 D48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination62 p. ;
      Number of Pages62
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4712610M
      LC Control Number77980432

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