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Published by Manpower Research Unit, Institute for African Studies, University of Zambia in Lusaka [Zambia] .
Written in English



  • Zambia.


  • Elementary school administration -- Zambia.

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StatementA.N. Mehra.
SeriesReport / Manpower Research Unit, Institute for African Studies, University of Zambia ;, no. 4, Report (University of Zambia. Institute for African Studies. Manpower Research Unit) ;, no. 4.
LC ClassificationsLB2970.Z27 M43
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Paginationiii, 24 leaves ;
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL4254115M
LC Control Number80980438

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