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Ghana; official standard names

United States. Office of Geography.

Ghana; official standard names

by United States. Office of Geography.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Ghana -- Gazetteers

    • Edition Notes

      Statementapproved by the United States Board on Geographic Names.
      SeriesUnited States. Board on Geographic Names. Gazetteer, no. 102, Gazetteer (United States Board on Geographic Names) ;, no. 102.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT510.2 .U5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 282 p.
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5633418M
      LC Control Number68060134

      Ghana, officially Republic of Ghana, republic ( est. pop. 27,,), 92, sq mi (, sq km), W Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea, an arm of the Atlantic Ocean. The capital and largest city is Accra. Land and People Modern Ghana comprises the former British colony of the Gold Coast and the former mandated territory of British Togoland. Her critically acclaimed debut novel, Ghana Must Go, is a masterful display of style as she writes in way that reminds her readers of poetry. Her mixed ancestry also allows her to be adventurous; she shows how this exposure to different cultures and stories has allowed her to analyse her society.

        The best books on Ghana: The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born by Ayi Kwei Armah, Ama Ata Aidoo’s Changes: A Love Story, and My First Coup d’Etat by John Dramani : Pushpinder Khaneka. The Ghana Library app also has ebooks vendors such as Feedbooks, WorldReader, Standard Ebooks and Britannica right on the app. Kobo It has a lot of free popular books like Dracula, Oliver Twist, Moby-Dick, Sherlock Holmes and other classics.

      The project, which was known as Ghana History Book Project, was formally launched at Agona Swedru, in the Central Region of Ghana on 14th April, In February , the name of the project was changed from Ghana History Book Project to Ghana State Book Project.   Am not sure reading novels about Ghana will do much in informing you about the Country but I may be wrong. Here is a website for foreigners to get up to speed in understanding Ghana. Your Guide to Accra and Ghana Here is another. The website of.


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Ghana; official standard names. Washington, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States. Office of Geography. OCLC Number: Description: iii, pages map 21 x 28 cm. Series Title: Gazetteer (United States Board on Geographic Names), no.

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