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Amerikanuak

William A. Douglass

Amerikanuak

Basques in the New World

by William A. Douglass

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Published by University of Nevada Press in Reno .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Basques,
  • Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies),
  • HISTORY,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam A. Douglass and Jon Bilbao
    SeriesThe Basque series, Basque series
    ContributionsBilbao, Jon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE29.B35 D68 2005eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xvi, 519 p.) :
    Number of Pages519
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25551160M
    ISBN 100874176751
    ISBN 109780874176759
    OCLC/WorldCa61880802

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