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Selected Latin American literature for youth.

Earl Jones

Selected Latin American literature for youth.

by Earl Jones

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Published by Texas A & M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin American literature -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesIntercultural education series,, no. 3
    ContributionsPrograma de Educación Interamericana.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7087.E5 J63
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 152 p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5350678M
    LC Control Number72261679

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