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Laws affecting race relations in South Africa (to the end of 1976) by Muriel Horrell

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Published by South African Institute of Race Relations in Johannesburg .
Written in English



  • South Africa.


  • Segregation -- Law and legislation -- South Africa

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Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Muriel Horrell.
ContributionsSouth African Institute of Race Relations.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 529 p. ;
Number of Pages529
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4479013M
ISBN 100869821687
LC Control Number79307033

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