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river that became a lake

Susan Alhassan

river that became a lake

the building of the Volta Dam

by Susan Alhassan

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Published by Ghana Pub. Corp. in Tema, Ghana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Volta River Valley (Ghana)
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Volta River Valley (Ghana),
    • Volta River Valley (Ghana) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan Alhassan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC519.G4 A44 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p. :
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2125627M
      ISBN 109964103271
      LC Control Number88186391
      OCLC/WorldCa20579965

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River that became a lake book

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