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Fifty years of change in the Caribbean

Thomas G. Mathews

Fifty years of change in the Caribbean

by Thomas G. Mathews

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Published by s.n.] in [S.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area,
  • South America
    • Subjects:
    • Mathews, Thomas G., 1925- -- Travel.,
    • Caribbean Area -- Description and travel.,
    • South America -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesCincuenta años de cambio en el Caribe
      Statementby Thomas Mathews = Cincuenta años de cambio en el Caribe / por Thomas Mathews.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2171.3 .M38 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 180 p. :
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL622731M
      LC Control Number96221962

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