Squatters and oligarchs

authoritarian rule and policy change in Peru by Collier, David

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore

Written in English
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  • Lima.


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  • Land settlement -- Peru -- Lima

Edition Notes

StatementDavid Collier.
LC ClassificationsHD555 .C65
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 187 p. :
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5207645M
ISBN 10080181748X
LC Control Number75034112

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