Mining the Nation: The Politics of Chile's Coal Communities from the Popular Front to the Cold War

Baracco, Luciano


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L. Baracco, “Mining the Nation: The Politics of Chile’s Coal Communities from the Popular Front to the Cold War,” BULLETIN OF LATIN AMERICAN RESEARCH, pp. 388–390, 2013, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: