Uruguay"s Tupamaros: the urban guerrilla
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Uruguay"s Tupamaros: the urban guerrilla by Arturo C. Porzecanski

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English



  • Uruguay


  • Movimiento de Liberación Nacional (Uruguay) -- History,
  • Guerrillas -- Uruguay -- History -- 20th century,
  • Uruguay -- Politics and government -- 1904-1973

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 79-80.

Statement[by] Arturo C. Porzecanski.
SeriesPraeger special studies in international politics and government
LC ClassificationsJL3698.M6 P6
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5420159M
LC Control Number73013340

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