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Lusophone Africa

Suggested resources on Portuguese-speaking African countries: Angola, Cabo Verde, Guiné-Bissau, Mozambique, and São Tomé e Príncipe.

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In this guide you will find resources to help you do research on Portuguese-speaking African countries: Mozambique, Angola, Cabo Verde, Guiné-Bissau, and São Tomé e Príncipe. Some of the databases, journals, and reference materials focus on these five countries and others are broader in scope and deal with Africa or the Portuguese-speaking countries in general. 













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