Communications and information for development purposes in the Caribbean area
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Communications and information for development purposes in the Caribbean area Georgetown, Guyana, 1-8 December, 1974. by

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Published by International Broadcast Institute in London .
Written in English



  • Caribbean Area


  • Mass media -- Social aspects -- Caribbean Area -- Congresses.,
  • Caribbean Area -- Social policy -- Congresses.,
  • Caribbean Area -- Economic policy -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsInternational Broadcast Institute., Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung., Guyana. Ministry of Information and Culture.
LC ClassificationsHN195.2.M3 C65
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 78 p. :
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4947827M
ISBN 100904776018
LC Control Number76375723

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