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Industrial development of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands of the United States

Caribbean Commission.

Industrial development of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands of the United States

by Caribbean Commission.

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Published in [Port-of-Spain .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Puerto Rico.,
  • Virgin Islands of the United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Industrialization -- Puerto Rico.,
    • Industrialization -- Virgin Islands of the United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Thomas Hibben and Rafael Picó. Report of the United States Section, Caribbean Commission, July, 1948.
      ContributionsHibben, Thomas, 1893-, Picó, Rafael.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC157.P8 C27
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 268, 32 p.
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6060606M
      LC Control Number49046046
      OCLC/WorldCa1468772

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A technical survey of economic development in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands from the beginning of the American Administration to the present time with particular emphasis on the development of industry.

Suggestions are made for industrial expansion, and the establishment of new by: 2. Industrial development of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands of the United States. [Port-of-Spain, ] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Hibben; Rafael Picó; Caribbean Commission.

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