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Multilingualism and Government

Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Former Yugoslavia, South Africa

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Published by J L Van Schaik, South Africa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsKas Deprez (Editor), Theo du Plessis (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7608313M
ISBN 100627024785
ISBN 109780627024788


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