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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

Edition Notes

StatementRoberto González Echevarría
LC ClassificationsGT4825.A2 G66 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24469057M
ISBN 109780300167061
LC Control Number2010016179

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