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Preliminary list of libraries in the other American republics

Rivera, Rodolfo Osvaldo

Preliminary list of libraries in the other American republics

by Rivera, Rodolfo Osvaldo

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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries -- Brazil,
  • Libraries -- Latin America

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Rodolfo O. Rivera, Ph.D.
    SeriesStudies of the A.L.A. Committee on library cooperation with Latin America, no. 5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 181 p.
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16367240M

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