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The challenges for sub-Saharan Africa

Robert Francis McNamara

The challenges for sub-Saharan Africa

by Robert Francis McNamara

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Published by [s.n. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Economic conditions -- 1960-,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Population policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSir John Crawford memorial lecture.
    Statementby Robert S. McNamara.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC800 .M38 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p.
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17137508M

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