Argentine workers

Peronism and contemporary class consciousness by Peter Ranis

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh. Pa, London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 313 Downloads: 458
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StatementPeter Ranis.
SeriesPitt Latin American series
The Physical Object
Pagination313p. ;
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22134372M
ISBN 100822937034

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