Latino Americans.

Publisher: Macmillan Library Reference USA in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-417) and index.

SeriesMacmillan profiles
ContributionsMacmillan Library Reference USA.
LC ClassificationsE184.S75 L3556 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 465 p. :
Number of Pages465
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL36803M
ISBN 100028653734
LC Control Number99023058

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