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travelers" guideto African customs and manners

Elizabeth Devine

travelers" guideto African customs and manners

by Elizabeth Devine

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Guidebooks.,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElizabeth Devine and Nancy L. Braganti..
    ContributionsBraganti, Nancy L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT349.8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21259077M
    ISBN 100312119097

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The Travelers' Guide to African Customs & Manners: How to converse, dine, tip, drive, bargain, dress, make friendsCited by: 2. Elizabeth Devine and Nancy L. Braganti are the authors of European Customs and Manners, The Travelers' Guide to Asian Customs and Manners, The Travelers' Guide to African Customs and Manners, and The Travelers' Guide to Middle Eastern and North African Customs and Manners.

Both authors live in Marblehead, by: 1. Elizabeth Devine and Nancy L. Braganti. Elizabeth Devine and Nancy L. Braganti are the authors of European Customs and Manners, The Travelers' Guide to Asian Customs and Manners, The Travelers' Guide to African Customs and Manners, and The Travelers' Guide to Middle Eastern and North African Customs and authors live in Marblehead, by: 1.

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