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Regional development and transportation in Argentina

Mendoza and the Gran Oeste Argentino railroad, 1885-1914

by William J. Fleming

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

  • Mendoza (Argentina : Province),
  • Argentina,
  • Mendoza (Province)
    • Subjects:
    • Gran Oeste Argentino (Railroad) -- History.,
    • Railroads -- Argentina -- Mendoza (Province) -- History.,
    • Railroads -- Argentina -- History.,
    • Mendoza (Argentina : Province) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [205]-218.

      StatementWilliam J. Fleming.
      SeriesSouth American and Latin American economic history
      LC ClassificationsHE2910.G64 F54 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 218 p. :
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2379855M
      ISBN 100824013603
      LC Control Number87008401

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