Introductory Igbo language course for non-Igbo speakers by M. M. Green

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Published by Methodist Missionary Society in London .

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Statementby M. M. Green and G. E. Igwe. Recorded by G. E. Igwe.
ContributionsIgwe, G. E., joint author., Methodist Missionary Society.
LC ClassificationsPL8261 .G73
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Pagination181 p.
Number of Pages181
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Open LibraryOL5385310M
LC Control Number72512183

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