3 edition of The evolution of demography in the Americas found in the catalog.
The evolution of demography in the Americas
by Académie de Nice, Université de Paris-Sorbonne, Institut de démographie politique in Nice, France, Paris, France
Written in English
|Statement||Gérard-François Dumont ; [English translation by Catherine Della Pietra and Michel Marceau].|
|LC Classifications||HB3501 .D86 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||27 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||27|
|LC Control Number||99181763|
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