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Guatemala"s Masks and Drama

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Published by Pieper and Associates .
Written in English


  • Costume,
  • Folk dancing,
  • Latin America - Central America,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Guatemala,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Customs & Traditions

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8167364M
ISBN 10082634142X
ISBN 109780826341426

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