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The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World (2 ed.)

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2004
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Social sciences, Politics
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1,216 words

A Sahelian, land-locked former French colony in West Africa, Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta) has a land area of 274,200 ...

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

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2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
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869 words

Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in the Sahel and savanna zones of West Africa, with an area of 105,792 ...

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Encyclopedia of Africa

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies, History, Regional and National History
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4,084 words
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In 1984 the leaders of Upper Volta changed the name of this former French colony to Burkina Faso, a term ...

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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Encyclopedias
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757 words
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The Democratic People's Republic of Burkina Faso is a landlocked country, a little larger than the United Kingdom, in W ...

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