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Two cities of Latin America

Andrew Hunter Whiteford

Two cities of Latin America

a comparative description of social classes

by Andrew Hunter Whiteford

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N. Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popayán (Colombia) -- Social conditions.,
  • Querétaro (Mexico) -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Andrew Hunter Whiteford.
    SeriesA Doubleday Anchor book ; 395, Logan Museum publications in anthropology -- bulletin no. 9., Doubleday anchor books -- 395.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 266 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17641141M

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