Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Habibu Angulu Sani.|
|LC Classifications||H97 .S26 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 345 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||345|
|LC Control Number||97112465|
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