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An enchanting darkness

the American vision of Africa in the twentieth century

by Dennis Hickey

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Published by Michigan State University Press in East Lansing .
Written in English

  • Africa,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Public opinion -- United States,
    • Africa -- Relations -- United States,
    • Africa -- Foreign public opinion, American

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-344) and index.

      StatementDennis Hickey and Kenneth Wylie.
      ContributionsWylie, Kenneth C.
      LC ClassificationsDT38.7 .H5 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination352 p. :
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1746234M
      ISBN 100870133217
      LC Control Number92056916

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