Islands in transition the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Jamaica. by John D. Harbron

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Published by Canadian Institute of International Affairs in [Toronto] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Puerto Rico.,
  • Dominican Republic.,
  • Jamaica.

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LC ClassificationsF1958.5 H34
The Physical Object
Pagination18p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19245690M

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