Selected French speaking sub-Saharan African countries Burundi, Cameroon (eastern), Chad, Congo-Brazzaville, Dahomey, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo, Upper Volta, Zaire : a guide to the academic placement of students from these countries in academic institutions of the United States by Edouard Trudeau

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Statementprepared by Edouard J. C. Trudeau.
SeriesWorld education series
ContributionsAmerican Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers. International Education Activities Group.
LC ClassificationsLA1661 .T78
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Paginationiv, 14 p. ;
Number of Pages14
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Open LibraryOL4608947M
LC Control Number77372435

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