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Paradise in Ashes

A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope (California Series in Public Anthropology)

by Beatriz Manz

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Civil war,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • Sociology,
  • Latin America - Central America,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Guatemala,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • General,
  • Latin America - General,
  • Crimes against,
  • Massacres,
  • Mexico,
  • Quichâe Indians,
  • Relocation,
  • Santa Marâia Tzejâa

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAryeh Neier (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7712143M
    ISBN 100520246756
    ISBN 109780520246751

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