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4 edition of Modern Hispanic America. found in the catalog.

Modern Hispanic America.

by George Washington University, Washington, D.C. Seminar Conference on Hispanic American Affairs.

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Pan-Americanism.,
    • Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by A. Curtis Wilgus. With a foreword by Cloyd Heck Marvin.
      SeriesKennikat Press scholarly reprints. Series in Latin-American history and culture
      ContributionsWilgus, A. Curtis 1897-1981, ed.
      LC ClassificationsF1408 .G365 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 630 p.
      Number of Pages630
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5446114M
      ISBN 100804613761
      LC Control Number73123489

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