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Growing up Yanqui

by Rachel Cowan

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cuba,
  • United States,
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Cowan, Rachel.,
    • Peace Corps (U.S.) -- Ecuador -- Personal narratives.,
    • Peace Corps (U.S.) -- Ecuador.,
    • Cuba -- Description and travel.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Latin America.,
    • Latin America -- Foreign relations -- United States.

    • About the Edition

      The author recounts her life as a Peace Corps volunteer in Ecuador, and other related experiences, describing how she changed from being a naive believer in United States foreign policy to a critic of it.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 154-158.

      StatementRachel Cowan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC60.5 .C695 1975
      The Physical Object
      Pagination158 p. ;
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5194734M
      ISBN 100670355976
      LC Control Number75016334
      OCLC/WorldCa1500204

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