Poverty and wealth of fisherfolks in the Lake Victoria basin of Kenya
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Published by OSIENALA (Friends of Lake Victoria) in Kisumu, Kenya .
Written in English



  • Kenya,
  • Victoria, Lake, Region


  • Fishers -- Kenya -- Economic conditions.,
  • Fishers -- Victoria, Lake, Region -- Economic conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-124).

StatementObiero Ong"ang"a.
SeriesOsienala series ;, no. 3
LC ClassificationsHD8039.F66 K46 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3614449M
ISBN 109966974822
LC Control Number2002375597

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