25 years of the Mail & Guardian by Shaun De Waal

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Published by Tafelberg in Cape Town [South Africa] .

Written in English

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  • Press,
  • Newspapers,
  • Journalism,
  • South African newspapers,
  • Mail & guardian

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Other titlesTwenty five years of the Mail and Guardian
Statementedited by Shaun de Waal
LC ClassificationsPN5479.J643 M3515 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24862364M
ISBN 10062404890X
ISBN 109780624048909
LC Control Number2011399862

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