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Published by Middle American Research Institute, Tulane University in New Orleans .
Written in English



  • Guatemala


  • Guatemala -- Politics and government.,
  • Guatemala -- Constitution.

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Edition Notes

Statement[Editor: Robert Wauchope]
SeriesTulane University. Middle American Research Institute. Publication 21, Publication (Tulane University. Middle American Research Institute) ;, 21.
LC ClassificationsF1421 .T95 no. 21
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 239p.
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6234467M
LC Control Number57037890

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