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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English


  • Latin America,
  • Human rights,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History - General History,
  • United States,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Politics and government,
  • International Relations - General,
  • General,
  • Debts, External,
  • 1948-

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8274593M
ISBN 100899083994
ISBN 109780899083995

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