A comparative economic history of Latin America 1500-1914 by Laura Regina Rosenbaum Randall

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor, Mich .

Written in English

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  • Comparative economics,
  • Latin America -- Economic conditions

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Includes bibliographies and indexes.

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Statementby Laura Randall.
SeriesMonograph publishing on demand : sponsor series
LC ClassificationsHC121 .R36 1977, HC121 R36 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
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Open LibraryOL22101559M
ISBN 100835702618

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