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Africa and the Caribbean

Africa and the Caribbean

the legacies of a link

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blacks -- Caribbean Area,
  • Caribbean Area -- Civilization -- African influences.,
  • Caribbean Area -- Religious life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Margaret E. Crahan and Franklin W. Knight.
    SeriesJohns Hopkins studies in Atlantic history and culture
    ContributionsCrahan, Margaret E., Knight, Franklin W.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15448234M


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