Aboriginal Peoples Toward Self-Government by Marie Leger

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Published by Black Rose Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Human rights,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Latin America - South America,
  • Indians,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Legal status, laws, etc,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Social Science / Native American Studies,
  • Government relations,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Latin America,
  • Legal status, laws, etc.

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8552721M
ISBN 101551640104
ISBN 109781551640105

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