Communism in Latin America.

by Robert Jackson Alexander

Publisher: Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J

Written in English
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LC ClassificationsHX177 .A43
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Pagination449 p.
Number of Pages449
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Open LibraryOL6220375M
LC Control Number57005118
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