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Tonga, a country profile

Faye Henderson

Tonga, a country profile

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tonga
    • Subjects:
    • Disaster relief -- Tonga -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Tonga -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared for the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance, Bureau for Private and Development Cooperation, Agency for International Development, Department of State by Evaluation Technologies, Inc., under contract AID/SOD/PDC-C-0283.
      ContributionsUnited States. Agency for International Development. Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance., Evaluation Technologies, Inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU880 .H46 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, i, 36 p., [1] leaf of plates ;
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3921561M
      LC Control Number81602920

      Of course you do. The shirtless Tongan athlete with the nicely oiled torso and colorful native garb crushed the Internet when he carried his country’s flag during the Opening Ceremonies in Tonga has won one Olympic medal, a silver won in by boxer Paea Wolfgramm. The nation has seven athletes in Rio, competing in archery, track, swimming and taekwondo, according to published.


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