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Igbo life and thought

Edmund Ilogu

Igbo life and thought

by Edmund Ilogu

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Published by University Pub. Co. in [Onitsha, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Igbo (African people) -- Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 41-42.

    Statementby Edmund Ilogu.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2480.I2 I44 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42 p. ;
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2464881M
    ISBN 109781603445
    LC Control Number87172978
    OCLC/WorldCa19552982

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