Published 2000 by Latin American Studies Program, Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||edited by Debra Castillo and Mary Jo Dudley.|
|Contributions||Castillo, Debra A., Dudley, Mary Jo, 1956-, Cornell University. Latin American Studies Program.|
|LC Classifications||HN110.5.A8 T74 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||231 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||231|
|LC Control Number||2001269828|
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Moving beyond conventional depictions that either demonize or sanctify Reagan, Collins offers fresh insights into his thought and influence.
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