Latin America: a cultural history. by GermГЎn Arciniegas

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Published by Knopf in New York .

Written in English

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  • Latin America

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  • Latin America -- Civilization.

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StatementTranslated from the Spanish by Joan MacLean.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1408.3 .A663
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 594 p.
Number of Pages594
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5982221M
LC Control Number66011342

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