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Mexican Labor & World War Two: Braceros in the Pacific Northwest, 1942-1947

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Book News Annotation:

A case study of Mexican contracted labor in the Pacific Northwest, concentrating on the war years and placing this important farm labor program into a broader national context. The themes are familiar ones--exploitation and oppression in the form of wretched living and working conditions, prejudice, ill treatment, and poor wages.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-171).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780292751170
Subtitle:
(braceros in the Pacific Northwest, 1942-1947 )
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Location:
Austin :
Subject:
Migrant agricultural laborers
Subject:
Alien labor, Mexican.
Subject:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Manpower -- Northwest, Pacific.
Subject:
World War, 19
Subject:
Trabajadores extranjeros mexicanos
Subject:
Guerra mundial, 19
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 161-171.
Series Volume:
100-779
Publication Date:
1990
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiv, 178 p., 16 p. of pla

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