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Nigeria and the classics

University of Ibadan. Conference on Classics

Nigeria and the classics

papers read at the Sixth Conference on Classics held at the University of Ibadan and organised by the Department of Classics in collaboration with the Classical Association of Nigeria, January 1963

by University of Ibadan. Conference on Classics

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Published by Department of Classics, University of Ibadan in Ibadan .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by John Ferguson.
ContributionsFerguson, John, 1921-, University of Ibadan. Department of Classics., Classical Association of Nigeria.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20015070M

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