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Published by University of Iowa in [Iowa City] .
Written in English


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StatementChristopher D. Roy, editor.
ContributionsRoy, Christopher D., Stanley Conference on African Art at the University of Iowa, (4th : 1988 : Iowa City)
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Open LibraryOL14602439M

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