3 edition of Fifty years of change in the Caribbean found in the catalog.
Fifty years of change in the Caribbean
Thomas G. Mathews
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Cincuenta años de cambio en el Caribe|
|Statement||by Thomas Mathews = Cincuenta años de cambio en el Caribe / por Thomas Mathews.|
|LC Classifications||F2171.3 .M38 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 180 p. :|
|Number of Pages||180|
|LC Control Number||96221962|
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