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The golden leaf how tobacco shaped Cuba and the Atlantic world by Charlotte Cosner

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Tobacco industry,
  • Tobacco,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCharlotte A. Cosner, Ph.D.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9144.C92 C67 2015
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 214 pages
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27190637M
ISBN 100826520324
ISBN 109780826520326
LC Control Number2014013076
OCLC/WorldCa915916082, 876466759

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