Régis Debray and the Latin American revolution
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Published by Monthly Review in New York .
Written in English


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Statementa collection of essays edited by Leo Huberman and Paul M. Sweezy.
SeriesModern reader paperback -- 14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17452386M

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