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Current social trends and problems in Latin America

T. Lynn Smith

Current social trends and problems in Latin America

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin America -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementT. Lynn Smith.
    SeriesLatin American monograph series -- 1, Latin American monographs (Gainesville, Fla.) -- 1.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 44 p. ;
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22137177M

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