Hispanic Americans issues and bibliography

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .

Written in English

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  • Hispanic Americans.,
  • Hispanic Americans -- Bibliography.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [69]-169) and indexes.

Book details

StatementKarl A. Lawrence, editor.
GenreBibliography.
ContributionsLawrence, Karl A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.S75 H5665 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3657530M
ISBN 10159033227X
LC Control Number2002512329
OCLC/WorldCa50426788

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