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Looking at Cuba Essays on Culture and Civil Society (Contemporary Cuba) by Rafael Hernandez

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Published by University Press of Florida .
Written in English


  • Cultural studies,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Cuba,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Politics and government,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Essays,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • General,
  • 1959-,
  • Civil society

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsDick Cluster (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8021822M
ISBN 100813026423
ISBN 109780813026428

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