3 edition of Bottlenecks to Latin American industrial development found in the catalog.
Bottlenecks to Latin American industrial development
Hugh H. Schwartz
|Statement||Hugh H. Schwartz.|
|Contributions||Inter-American Development Bank.|
|LC Classifications||HC125 .S34 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||44 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||44|
|LC Control Number||85154454|
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