Kenyan pots and potters

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Published by Oxford University Press in association with the Kenya Museum Society in Nairobi, Oxford .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p122-124. - Includes index.

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Statementedited by Jane Barbour and Simiyu Wandibba.
ContributionsBarbour, Jane., Wandibba, Simiyu., Kenya Museum Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination130p. :
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21167094M
ISBN 100195726677

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