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Childhood games and toys in traditional Igbo community

Nwankwo, Ekwunife Anthony.

Childhood games and toys in traditional Igbo community

a powerful documentation of Igbo culture and birth of a new awareness on culture

by Nwankwo, Ekwunife Anthony.

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by University of Nigeria in [Nsukka, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Igbo (African people) -- Games.,
    • Toys -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNwankwo Ekwunife Anthony.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.45.I33 N88 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination54 p. :
      Number of Pages54
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1229884M
      ISBN 109782023396
      LC Control Number94231500
      OCLC/WorldCa36052669

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