Includes bibliographical references (p. -108).
|Series||Research papers / University of London, Institute of Latin American Studies,, 30, Research papers (University of London. Institute of Latin American Studies) ;, 30.|
|LC Classifications||JX1974.74.L38 S47 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||108 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||108|
|LC Control Number||93102301|
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