activities and interests of urban Blacks in Johannesburg, Durban, and East London by Alice Patricia Van der Reis

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Published by Bureau of Market Research, University of South Africa in Pretoria .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Blacks,
  • Johannesburg (South Africa),
  • Durban (South Africa),
  • East London, South Africa

Subjects:

  • Blacks -- South Africa -- Johannesburg -- Social life and customs.,
  • Blacks -- South Africa -- Durban, Natal -- Social life and customs.,
  • Blacks -- South Africa -- East London -- Social life and customs.,
  • Johannesburg (South Africa) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Durban (South Africa) -- Social life and customs.,
  • East London, South Africa -- Social life and customs.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 39.

Book details

Statementby A. P. van der Reis.
SeriesResearch report - Bureau of Market Research, University of South Africa ; no. 60, Research report (University of South Africa. Bureau of Market Research) ;, no. 60.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC517.S7 S48 no. 60, DT944.J69 S48 no. 60
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 81 p. ;
Number of Pages81
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4477285M
ISBN 100949951757
LC Control Number79305003

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