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Elections in Nigeria

a grassroots perspective

by William Miles

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Published by Rienner in Boulder, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nigeria. -- Parliament.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p162-165. - Includes index.

    StatementWilliam Miles.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168p. :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21931708M
    ISBN 101555870546


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