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African royal wedding and marriage ceremony A guide by Kwabena Faheem Ashanti

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Published by Tone Books .
Written in English


  • African Americans,
  • Marriage,
  • Marriage customs and rites,
  • Planning,
  • United States,
  • Weddings

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11399649M
ISBN 100911325123
ISBN 109780911325126

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