Published 1983 by The Foundation in Washington, D.C. (1000 Thomas Jefferson St., N.W., suite 601, Washington 20007) .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Series||The Cuban-American National Foundation, Inc. ;, 7, Cuban-American National Foundation, Inc. (Series) ;, 7.|
|LC Classifications||MLCM 84/5614 (J)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||10, 10 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||10|
|LC Control Number||85838650|
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