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Historical Dictionary of Cameroon (African historical dictionaries)

by Victor T. Levine

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11320230M
ISBN 100810807076
ISBN 109780810807075

Identification. The name of the country derives from the term used for the Wouri River by Portuguese explorers. Reaching the Cameroon coast near the modern port city of Douala around , those explorers named the river Rio dos Camaroes ("River of Prawns") after the variety of crayfish they found there. This name later was applied to the coastal area between Mount Cameroon and Rio Muni.   Check out selected results from NYPL Title Quest , held August 2, , as well as Title Quest This is an update of a previous post by Sharon Rickson.. It can be tough to remember the title and author of a book you read a long time ago—even if Author: Gwen Glazer.

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Historical Dictionary of International Organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa (Historical Dictionaries of International Organizations): ISBN ( . Paul Biya >Considered to be a worldly and educated man, Paul Biya (born ) served >Cameroon in many positions as a career bureaucrat. When he became president >of his west Africa nation in , he acted to create a more efficient >government.


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The fourth edition of the Historical Dictionary of the Republic of Cameroon has been updated to reflect advances in the study of Cameroon's history as well as to provide coverage of the years since the last edition.

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Historical dictionary of the Republic of Cameroon. [Mark W DeLancey; H Mbella Mokeba; Victor T Le Vine] -- A reference guide to the history of Cameroon, with alphabetically arranged entries discussing important events and individuals, a detailed introduction, a chronology, and a.

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Cameroon is a country endowed with a variety of climates and agricultural environments, numerous minerals, substantial forests, and a dynamic population. It is a country that should be a leader of Africa. Instead, we find a country almost paralyzed by corruption and poor management, a country with a low life expectancy and serious health problems, and a country from which the most talented and 1/5(1).

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