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Gazetteer of Angola

Patricia K Thompson

Gazetteer of Angola

names approved by the United States Board on Geographic Names

by Patricia K Thompson

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Published by Defense Mapping Agency in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Names, Geographical -- Angola,
  • Angola -- Gazetteers

  • Edition Notes

    Shipping list no.: 86-262-P

    Statementprepared by Patricia K. Thompson and Carl R. Page
    ContributionsPage, Carl R, United States Board on Geographic Names, United States. Defense Mapping Agency
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 549 p. :
    Number of Pages549
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13609278M

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