by Cuban American National Foundation in Washington, D.C. (One Thousand Thomas Jefferson St., N.W., Suite 601, Washington 20007) .
Written in English
Paper presented to the Americas Society, New York City, July 25, 1984.
|Statement||by Kenneth N. Skoug, Jr.|
|Series||The Cuban-American National Foundation Inc. ;, 11, Cuban-American National Foundation, Inc. (Series) ;, 11.|
|LC Classifications||F1788.2 .S58 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||19 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||19|
|LC Control Number||86120019|
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