Major issues in Tanzanian economic history

by Gaudens P. Mpangala

Publisher: Dar es Salaam University Press in Dar es Salaam

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  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Tanzania -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Tanzania -- Economic conditions -- To 1964.,
  • Tanzania -- Economic conditions -- 1964-,
  • Tanzania -- Social conditions.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementGaudens P. Mpangala.
LC ClassificationsHC885 .M65 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-2 > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1075263M
ISBN 109976602154, 9976911505
LC Control Number93980686

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History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mpangala, Gaudens P. (Gaudens Philip). Major issues in Tanzanian economic history. Dar es Salaam: Dar es Salaam University Press, ©(OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gaudens P Mpangala.

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