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Published by Jubilee-Zambia/Debt Project in Lusaka, Zambia .
Written in English



  • Zambia,
  • Zambia.


  • Debts, External -- Zambia.,
  • Zambia -- Economic policy.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Jack Jones Zulu ; prepared by Jubilee-Zambia/Debt Project ; hosted by JCTR.
ContributionsJubilee-Zambia/Debt Project.
LC ClassificationsHJ8835.5 .Z95 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination11 leaves ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3348210M
LC Control Number2004360481

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