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Memoir of a visionary

Antonia Pantoja

by Antonia Pantoja

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Arte Publico Press in Houston, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Pantoja, Antonia.,
    • Puerto Rican women -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Political activists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Social workers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Puerto Rican youth -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.,
    • Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.,
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Societies, etc.,
    • Social action -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Social action -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-199).

      StatementAntonia Pantoja.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.P85 P36 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3955615M
      ISBN 101558853650
      LC Control Number2001056695

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