Modern local government in Kenya
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Published by Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and Agency for Development Education & Communication in Nairobi .
Written in English

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Places:

  • Kenya.

Subjects:

  • Local government -- Kenya.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-142).

StatementNick G. Wanjohi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJS7648.3.A2 W35 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3359826M
ISBN 109966985417
LC Control Number2004410510
OCLC/WorldCa56834736

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