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Manufacturing against the odds

Hans C. Buechler

Manufacturing against the odds

small-scale producers in an Andean city

by Hans C. Buechler

  • 10 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bolivia,
  • La Paz.
    • Subjects:
    • Manufacturing industries -- Bolivia -- La Paz.,
    • Small business -- Bolivia -- La Paz.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [292]-301) and index.

      StatementHans C. Buechler and Judith-Maria Buechler.
      SeriesConflict and social change series
      ContributionsBuechler, Judith-Maria.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9734.B53 L33 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 311 p. :
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1558907M
      ISBN 100813384486
      LC Control Number91039872

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