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Response of some rural communities in South-East Ghana to economic recession 1982

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Published by African Studies Centre, Cambridge University in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Volta River Valley (Ghana),
  • Ghana,
  • Volta River Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Recessions -- Ghana -- Volta River Valley.,
    • Volta River Valley (Ghana) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 73.

      Statementby N.G. Chisholm.
      SeriesCambridge African monographs ;, no. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC1060.Z7 V653 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 73 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2922864M
      ISBN 100902993097
      LC Control Number84156581

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