U.S. development strategy for Sub-Saharan Africa
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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Agricultural assistance, American -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Foreign relations -- United States

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Edition Notes

Other titlesUS development strategy for Sub-Saharan Africa
StatementM. Peter McPherson
SeriesCurrent policy -- no. 925
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division
The Physical Object
Pagination3, [1] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17981856M

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