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The Caribbean in the Pacific century

prospects for Caribbean-Pacific cooperation

by Jacqueline Anne Braveboy-Wagner

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by L. Rienner Publishers in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area,
  • East Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Caribbean Area -- Foreign economic relations -- East Asia,
    • East Asia -- Foreign economic relations -- Caribbean Area

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJacqueline A. Braveboy-Wagner, with W. Marvin Will ... [et al.].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF1496.5.E18 B73 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 217 p. :
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1714793M
      ISBN 10155587195X
      LC Control Number92017082

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