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barrios of Manta

Rhoda Smith Brooks

barrios of Manta

a personal account of the Peace Corps in Ecuador

by Rhoda Smith Brooks

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peace Corps (U.S.) -- Ecuador.,
  • Economic assistance, American -- Ecuador.,
  • Manta (Ecuador) -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rhoda and Earle Brooks ; illus. by Rhoda Smith Brooks.
    SeriesA Signet book ; T3107
    ContributionsBrooks, Earle G. joint author.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination280 p., [12] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16314969M

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