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Pancho Villa, an intimacy by Corral Vda. de Villa, Luz

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Published by Centro Librero la Prensa in Chihuahua, Chih., Mexico .
Written in English



  • Mexico


  • Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923.,
  • Corral Vda. de Villa, Luz, 1894-1981.,
  • Revolutionaries -- Mexico -- Biography.,
  • Revolutionaries" spouses -- Mexico -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Translation of: Pancho Villa en la intimidad.

StatementLuz Corral Vda. de Villa ; foreword by Jose Vasconcelos ; [English edition by Richard H. Hancock].
LC ClassificationsF1234.V55 V5513 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination195 p. :
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2281545M
LC Control Number86146428

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