TITLE

PEOPLE

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Dominican Republic;Jan2005, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
Gives an overview of the people of Dominican Republic. Largest foreign minority group; State religion.
ACCESSION #
15648607

 

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