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Autos and Progress

Joel Wolfe

Autos and Progress

The Brazilian Search for Modernity

by Joel Wolfe

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Published by Oxford University Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10133681M
ISBN 100195174569
ISBN 109780195174564

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