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Media and resistance politics the alternative press in Namibia, 1960-1990 by William Heuva

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Published by P. Schettwein Pub. in Basel, Switzerland .
Written in English



  • Namibia


  • Underground press -- Namibia -- History -- 20th century

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-160) and index.

StatementWilliam Heuva ; introduction by Andrʹe du Pisani.
SeriesBasel Namibia studies series ;, 6
LC ClassificationsPN5499.N3 H48 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 166 p. :
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3638471M
ISBN 103908193109
LC Control Number2002444012

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