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Collection Level Description: Robert Joseph Papstein Thesis

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Afr. s. 2352
Title: Robert Joseph Papstein Thesis
Dates of Creation: 1978
Extent: 1 item

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

The thesis was produced by Robert Joseph Papstein, author of several works on African subjects including Zambian anthropology, for the University of California in 1978.

Scope and Content

Thesis by Papstein entitled The Upper Zambezi: a History of the Luvale People, 1000-1900, 1978.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The thesis was donated to the library by Professor William Beinart in September 2002.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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No reproduction or publication of papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

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The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Access Points

Papstein | Robert Joseph | fl 1978-1990s | University of California

Luvale (African People) | History

Anthropology | Zambia


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