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Puerto Rican paradox by Vincenzo Petrullo

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press, G. Cumberlege, Oxford University Press in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Puerto Rico

Subjects:

  • Puerto Rico -- Description and travel.,
  • Puerto Rico -- Politics and government -- 1898-1952.,
  • Puerto Rico -- Social conditions.,
  • Puerto Rico -- Race relations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Vincenzo Petrullo.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1958 .P38
The Physical Object
Paginationvi p., 1 l., 181 p.
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6522189M
LC Control Number47030192
OCLC/WorldCa1517079

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