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South Africa at war

Leonard, Richard

South Africa at war

White power and the crisis in southern Africa

by Leonard, Richard

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Published by L. Hill in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Africa, Southern,
  • South Africa.,
  • Africa, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Guerrillas -- South Africa,
    • Guerrillas -- Africa, Southern,
    • South Africa -- Military policy,
    • South Africa -- Race relations,
    • South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1961-1978,
    • South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1978-1989,
    • South Africa -- Foreign relations -- 1961-1978,
    • South Africa -- Foreign relations -- 1978-1989,
    • Africa, Southern -- Politics and government -- 1975-1994

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRichard Leonard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA856 .L46 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 280 p. ;
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3503058M
      ISBN 10088208108X, 0882081098
      LC Control Number82023405


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