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The Hands that feed us

The Hands that feed us

undocumented farmworkers in Florida.

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Published by American Civil Liberties Union in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Florida.
    • Subjects:
    • Migrant agricultural laborers -- Florida.,
    • Illegal aliens -- Florida.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesPublic policy report / American Civil Liberties Union, Public policy report (American Civil Liberties Union)
      ContributionsAmerican Civil Liberties Union.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1527.F6 H36 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii leaves, 150, 2 p., [3] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2453185M
      ISBN 100865660395
      LC Control Number87154337
      OCLC/WorldCa17443081


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