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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Paez Indians -- History.,
  • Paez Indians -- Historiography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-213) and index.

StatementJoanne Rappaport.
SeriesCambridge Latin American studies ;, 70
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF2270.2.P3 R36 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 226 p. :
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2191071M
ISBN 10052137345X
LC Control Number89009756

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