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Asian minorities of East and Central Africa (up to 1971)

Yash P. Ghai

Asian minorities of East and Central Africa (up to 1971)

by Yash P. Ghai

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Published by Minority Rights Group in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography, p20.

Statementby Yash Ghai and Dharam Ghai.
SeriesReport / Minority Rights Group -- no.4, Report (Minority Rights Group) -- no.4.
ContributionsGhai, Dharam, 1936-
The Physical Object
Pagination20p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20418136M

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In the 25 years since their expulsion the Uganda Asian refugees, in concert with earlier arrivals from East Africa, have made remarkable economic and cultural progress to become one of Britain's. Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania have minorities from the Indian sub-continent amongst their population.

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