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6 edition of Somoza"s Last Stand found in the catalog.

Somoza"s Last Stand

Testimonies from Nicaragua

by Larry Towell

  • 390 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Red Sea Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Politics and government,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • Nicaragua,
  • 20th century,
  • Counterrrevolutions,
  • 1979-1990,
  • Interviews,
  • Terrorism,
  • Victims of terrorism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8386055M
    ISBN 100932415547
    ISBN 109780932415547
    OCLC/WorldCa22363895

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