Barbados--the post-independence period, 1966-1976
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Published by Dept. of Sociology, University of the West Indies in St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies .
Written in English



  • Barbados


  • Barbados -- Economic conditions.,
  • Barbados -- Social conditions.,
  • Barbados -- Race relations.,
  • Barbados -- Politics and government.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby P.I. Gomes.
SeriesWorking papers on Caribbean society., no. 3
LC ClassificationsHC155.5.Z7 B375 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. ;
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3089267M
LC Control Number82191658

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