Electronic networking for West African universities report from a workshop, Accra, Ghana, December 15-17, 1993 : workshop report

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Published by AAASSub-Saharan Africa Program in Washington, D.C .

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StatementAssociation of African Universities, American Association for the Advancement of Science.
ContributionsAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science. Sub-Saharan Africa Program., Association of African Universities.
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Pagination80p. ;
Number of Pages80
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Open LibraryOL19773398M

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