Accelerated development in Southern Africa

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Statementedited by John Barratt [and others.
ContributionsBarratt, John, 1930- ed.
LC ClassificationsHC503.S65 A25
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 706 p.
Number of Pages706
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5101622M
ISBN 100333153952
LC Control Number74173689

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Accelerated development in southern Africa. New York, St. Martin's Press [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Barratt; Foundation for Foreign Affairs.; Randse Afrikaanse Universiteit.; South African Institute of International Affairs.

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John Barratt has been Director of the South African Institute of International Affairs since He was formerly a Foreign Service officer and was a member of the South African Mission to the United Nations from to He is co-editor of Accelerated Development in Southern Africa and Strategy for by: 4.

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