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Chile, an outline of its geography, economics, and politics by Gilbert J. Butland

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English



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Statementby Gilbert J. Butland.
LC ClassificationsF3058 .B89 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4267246M
ISBN 100313231931
LC Control Number81013237

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