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Activist poets

Activist poets

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Published by Center for Media Education and Networking in Ikeja, Lagos .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Nigerian poetry (English),
    • Nigeria -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Tunde Oladunjoye.
      GenrePoetry.
      ContributionsOladunjoye, Tunde.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9387.6 .A27 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationa-h, x, 126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3732846M
      ISBN 109780565507
      LC Control Number2003391973
      OCLC/WorldCa60879909


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