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Peasants, entrepreneurs, and social change

frontier development in lowland Bolivia

by Lesley Gill

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Santa Cruz (Bolivia : Dept.),
  • Bolivia,
  • Santa Cruz (Dept.)
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Bolivia -- Santa Cruz (Dept.),
    • Sugarcane industry -- Bolivia -- Santa Cruz (Dept.),
    • Land settlement -- Bolivia -- Santa Cruz (Dept.),
    • Peasantry -- Bolivia -- Santa Cruz (Dept.),
    • Agriculture, Cooperative -- Bolivia -- Santa Cruz (Dept.),
    • Social change -- Bolivia -- Santa Cruz (Dept.),
    • Santa Cruz (Bolivia : Dept.) -- Commerce

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLesley Gill.
      SeriesWestview special studies on Latin America and the Caribbean
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1870.S25 G54 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 246 p. :
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2733931M
      ISBN 100813373395
      LC Control Number86028207

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She also writes about the military training that takes place at the School of the Americas. Sheila Fitzpatrick (born June 4, ) is an Australian historian.

She is a Professor at the University of Sydney with her primary speciality being the history of modern Russia. Prior to this she taught Soviet History at the University of Chicago. 3 Historiographic debates.

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