Global Capitalism, Democracy, and Civil-Military Relations

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Marvel at some 30,000 artifacts displayed at the Gold Museum—an astounding collection of golden figurines,some from pre-Hispanic times. Among the administrative units reporting to the DAS chief were the heads of the Office of Evaluation, the Office of Analysis and Programming, and the Rural Security Service. Perhaps the most interesting place, however, is Mompós, Bolívar, where there is a tradition of fine gold filigree work. Only a few South American language families have more than 10 languages.

Pages: 192

Publisher: State University of New York Press (June 1, 2007)

ISBN: 0791467007

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