The Third World

by Laura K. Egendorf

Publisher: Greenhaven Press

Written in English
Cover of: The Third World | Laura K. Egendorf
Published: Pages: 221 Downloads: 276
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  • Development studies / World development,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Political Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Developing countries,
  • World - General,
  • General,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy

Edition Notes

paperback edition

SeriesOpposing Viewpoints Series
The Physical Object
FormatBoard book
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7897541M
ISBN 100737703539
ISBN 109780737703535

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