Mali, a country profile by Mark W. Hall

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Mali

Subjects:

  • Disaster relief -- Mali -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Mali -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Statementprepared for the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance, Agency for International Development, Department of State by Mark W. Hall.
ContributionsMango, Cecily., United States. Agency for International Development. Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT551.22 .H35 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 77 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1812124M
LC Control Number89601659

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