French encounter with Africans white response to Blacks, 1530-1880 by William B. Cohen

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .

Written in English

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Places:

  • France,
  • Africa

Subjects:

  • France -- Colonies -- Africa -- History.,
  • Africa -- Colonization.,
  • Africa -- History -- To 1884.,
  • Africa -- Race relations.,
  • France -- Race relations.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-351) and index.

Book details

StatementWilliam B. Cohen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT33.3 .C63 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 360 p. :
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3707137M
ISBN 100253216508
LC Control Number2003278283

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