Cuban Studies 26 (Pittsburgh Cuban Studies) by Jorge I. Dominguez

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cultural studies,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political economy,
  • Cuba - History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Cuba,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11426478M
ISBN 100822939541
ISBN 109780822939542

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