República del Ecuador
  • M. Epstein
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The Republic of Ecuador is situated in the north-west of South America, with about one-fifth of its area lying north of the Equator. It is bounded on the north by Colombia, on the south by Peru and Brazil, on the east by Colombia and Brazil, and on the west by the Pacific Ocean and Peru.


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Books of Reference

Ecuador.: Statistical and other Books of Reference concerning Ecuador.: 1. Official Publications

  1. The official gazette is the Registro Oficial.Google Scholar
  2. Department of Overseas Trade Reports. London. Bi-Annual.Google Scholar
  3. Anuario de Legislación Ecuatoriana. Quito. Annual.Google Scholar
  4. Boletin de Hacienda. Quito. Monthly.Google Scholar
  5. Boletin del Banco Central. Quito. Monthly.Google Scholar
  6. Boletin General de Estadistica. Tri-monthly. By the Director of the Bureau.Google Scholar
  7. Boletin Mensual del Ministerio de Obras Públicas. Monthly.Google Scholar
  8. Informed Ministeriales. Quito Annual.Google Scholar
  9. Bibliografia Nacional, 1756–1941. Quito, 1942.Google Scholar
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  11. Touring Guide of Ecuador. Quito, 1942.Google Scholar

2. Non-Official Publications

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