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Cuba looks to the year 2000

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Published by International Publishers in New York .
Written in English

  • Cuba
    • Subjects:
    • Communism -- Cuba -- History,
    • Cuba -- Economic conditions -- 1990-,
    • Cuba -- Politics and government -- 1959-,
    • Cuba -- Forecasting

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-219) and index.

      StatementMarc Frank.
      LC ClassificationsHC152.5 .F7 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1734763M
      ISBN 100717807045
      LC Control Number92039652

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