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American West Indies Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. by Sabra Holbrook

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Published by Meredith Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Puerto Rico,
  • Virgin Islands of the United States,
  • Puerto Rico.,
  • Virgin Islands of the United States.


  • Puerto Rico -- Juvenile literature,
  • Virgin Islands of the United States -- Juvenile literature,
  • Puerto Rico,
  • Virgin Islands of the United States

Book details:

About the Edition

A brief history of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and a description of early colonial life there serve as background for a discussion of present and future progress and prosperity in the Islands.

LC ClassificationsF1958.3 .H63
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 273 p.
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5067796M
LC Control Number74075691

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