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Who"s who in Florida"s Latin community biographical dictionary of the Hispanics in Florida.

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Published by Worldwide Reference Publications in Washington, DC .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Florida

Subjects:

  • Cuban Americans -- Florida -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Hispanic Americans -- Florida -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Florida -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

ContributionsWorldwide Reference Publications, Inc.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.C97 W48 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 311 p. :
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2315621M
ISBN 100921261004
LC Control Number86196350

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