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The evolution of demography in the Americas

Gérard-François Dumont

The evolution of demography in the Americas

by Gérard-François Dumont

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Published by Académie de Nice, Université de Paris-Sorbonne, Institut de démographie politique in Nice, France, Paris, France .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • Demography -- America -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGérard-François Dumont ; [English translation by Catherine Della Pietra and Michel Marceau].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3501 .D86 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination27 p. ;
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL78209M
      LC Control Number99181763

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