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The other side of paradise foreign control in the Caribbean by Tom Barry

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Published by Grove Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Caribbean Area,
  • Caribbean Area.


  • Investments, Foreign -- Caribbean Area,
  • International business enterprises -- Caribbean Area,
  • Caribbean Area -- Dependency on foreign countries,
  • Caribbean Area -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Tom Barry, Beth Wood, and Deb Preusch.
SeriesThe Grove Press Latin America series
ContributionsWood, Beth., Preusch, Deb.
LC ClassificationsHG5242 .B37 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 405 p. ;
Number of Pages405
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3188048M
ISBN 100394538528, 0394620569
LC Control Number83049370

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