Evo Morales, the ‘Two Bolivias’ and the Third Bolivian Revolution

@article{Dunkerley2007EvoMT,
  title={Evo Morales, the ‘Two Bolivias’ and the Third Bolivian Revolution},
  author={James Dunkerley},
  journal={Journal of Latin American Studies},
  year={2007},
  volume={39},
  pages={133 - 166}
}
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