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La Marche des femmes sur Grand-Bassam [The Women's March on Grand-Bassam]. Abidjan, Dakar: Les Nouvelles Editions Africaines, 1975 (64p.). Historical document.
This work is extensively illustrated and bases its research on original historical documents. It traces the march in December 1949 of thousands of women from Abidjan to Grand-Bassam when they demanded the release of those P.D.C.I.-R.D.A. leaders who had been arbitrarily arrested.
The University of Western Australia/French
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