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4 edition of Island in the city found in the catalog.

Island in the city

the world of Spanish Harlem

by Dan Wakefield

  • 94 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the ed. published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston.

      StatementDan Wakefield.
      SeriesThe Puerto Rican experience
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.P85 W34 1975
      The Physical Object
      Pagination278 p. ;
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5052550M
      ISBN 100405062427
      LC Control Number74014257

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