Cultural guide of Bolivia
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Published by Fundación Cultural "Quipus" in La Paz .
Written in English



  • Bolivia


  • Bolivia -- Guidebooks.,
  • Bolivia -- Civilization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesInsider"s guide to Bolivia.
Statement[compiled by Peter McFarren].
ContributionsMcFarren, Peter.
LC ClassificationsF3309.5 .C85 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination346 p. :
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1780094M
LC Control Number92136902

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