Nationalism in contemporary Latin America by Arthur Preston Whitaker

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Bibliography: p. 205-220.

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Statement[by] Arthur P. Whitaker and David C. Jordan.
SeriesStudies in contemporary Latin America
ContributionsJordan, David C., joint author.
LC ClassificationsF1414 .W5
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 229 p.
Number of Pages229
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Open LibraryOL5983531M
LC Control Number66012891

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