Tanzania"s general elections, 1965 & 1970
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Tanzania"s general elections, 1965 & 1970 some statistical & cartographical notes by Helge Kjekshus

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Published by University of Dar es Salaam, Bureau of Resource Assessment and Land Use Planning in [Dar es Salaam] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Tanzania.

Subjects:

  • Elections -- Tanzania.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cover title: The voting public.

Other titlesVoting public.
Statementby Helge Kjekshus.
SeriesService paper - University of Dar es Salaam, Bureau of Resource Assessment and Land Use Planning ; 72/2
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJQ3519.A55 K53
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4483639M
LC Control Number79312340

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