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4 edition of South of the frontera found in the catalog.

South of the frontera

a Peace Corps memoir

by Lawrence F. Lihosit

  • 395 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Peace Corps (U.S.),
  • Americans,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    LC copy signed by author.

    StatementLawrence F. Lihosit
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN153.5 .L54 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination313 p. :
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25015856M
    ISBN 10145021858X
    ISBN 109781450218580, 9781450218597
    LC Control Number2008460276
    OCLC/WorldCa595256624

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