African Dance (World of Dance)
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African Dance (World of Dance) by Kariamu Asante

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • People & Places - Africa,
  • Performing Arts - Dance,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Performing Arts,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsElizabeth A. Hanley (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9373810M
ISBN 100613977262
ISBN 109780613977265

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