Coca in Bolivia
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Published by UFLA/NIDA, TUTAPI in La Paz, Bolivia .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Bolivia.

Subjects:

  • Indians of South America -- Drug use -- Bolivia.,
  • Coca -- Bolivia.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 47-85 (2nd group)

StatementWilliam E. Carter ... [et al.].
ContributionsCarter, William E.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF3320.1.N37 C63 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination762, 85 p., [3] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages762
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3062899M
LC Control Number82159085

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