Agriculture from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB

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image of Conservation et utilisation durable de la biodiversité agricole: guide de référence [Three volumes: Volume 1, biodiversité agricole. Volume 2, renforcement de la gestion locale de la biodiversidad agricole. Volume 3, veiller à la mise en place d'un environnement propice à la biodiversité agricole]

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Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines: CIP-UPWARD, 2005. Paperback. Three paperback volumes, very good, in slipcase. Text in French.
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image of Factories in the field; the story of migratory farm labor in California

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1939. Hardcover. 334p., stated first edition, signed by McWilliams, pen notes on front blank end paper else very good condition, in a worn dj with a faded spine and an abrasion on the front panel from a removed sticker.
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£66.89
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The Joads in New York

by Close, Kathryn & Helen Blanchard

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Published
1945
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£48.31

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New York: Consumers League of New York, 1945. Pamphlet. 26p., wraps a bit browned else very good condition, 6x9 inches. On migrant labor in New York farms and canneries.
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image of How city people, farmers and farm employees might own farms, farm lands and farm industries

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New York: [Plaza Printing], 1913. Paperback. 136p., wraps, pencil notes & stamp of the Commonwealth Club on the front wrap (no other markings), else good condition, 4.5x5.75 inches. Eccentric plan for ownership by multiple people of farms & factories with more than a touch of utopianism.
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Boston: American Unitarian Association, 1937. Pamphlet. 17, [i]p., wraps, minor rust mark on front wrap else very good condition, 5.5x8.5 inches.
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Sharecroppers in the 60's; a report and a program

by National Sharecroppers Fund

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Published
1961
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New York: National Sharecroppers Fund, 1961. Pamphlet. 19p., wraps a bit creased else good condition, 3.75x8.75 inches. On the evictions of black sharecroppers in Fayette and Haywood counties (Tennessee) at the outset of the civil rights movement.
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The way out for America

by Pickert, Charles Custer [and] Ralph Berland Baerman

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Published
1941
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St. Paul, MN: The Institute for Christian Economic Action, 1941. Hardcover. 151p., traces of soiling on the cover else very good condition. Calls for exporting America's agricultural surplus to countries that need it.
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New developments in the science of biological species

by Lysenko, T. D.

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Published
1951
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£8.92

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Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1951. Pamphlet. 27p., stapled wraps, 4.25x6.5 inches, wraps worn and soiled, pen notation and ink stamp of the American Russian Institute on front wrap else good condition.
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Meat, Modernity, and the Rise of the Slaughterhouse

by Young Lee, Paula, editor

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Published
2008
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9781584656982
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Durham, NH: University of New Hampshire Press, 2008. Hardcover. x, 308p., quarter-cloth boards, illus., corners bumped else very good condition in an unclipped and lightly worn dj with a sticker on the rear panel. Becoming Modern: New Nineteenth-Century Studies.
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image of Colonie de Guazacoalco dans l'état de Vera-Cruz, au Mexique: Projet de société en commandite par actions

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Paris: Imprimerie de J. Tastu, 1829. 16p., pamphlet bound with thread; some edge nibbles and cover abrasions, minor loss of a few letters of text on the front cover. On an agricultural colony established in 1827 in Veracruz.
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£111.48
image of CIW / Fighting for Fair Food! [with] CIW / Luchando por comida justa! [two pinback buttons]

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Hampton, CT: Coalition of Immokalee Workers; Mfg. by Donnelly/Colt, [201-]. 2.25 inch pins, very good. The Coalition has been active among Florida agricultural workers.
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Scarecrow Wine

by Lopez, Bret Antonio, photography with Mimi Deblasio & Victoria Pearson

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Published
2005
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Rutherford, CA: Scarecrow Wine, 2005. Hardcover. 22 b&w plates from photos of the winery staff and crew, near-fine in gray and white cloth boards, scarecrow logo on cover in gilt. "This book represents the first chapter in the life of Scarecrow Wine, a unique proprietary Cabernet produced from what are arguably the oldest and highest quality vines in the… Read more
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Des Moines, IA: Wide Awake Anti-Communism Crusade, [196-]. Staplebound booklet, unpaginated, compiling 15 different articles from communist publications related to agricultural policy.
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£37.16
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This shame of America

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Published
1943
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New York: National Sharecroppers Fund, 1943. 8-panel brochure, very good; also included is a fundraising letter from Eduard Lindeman of the Fund soliciting donations to aid southern families whose young men had gone to war. The brochure discusses the plight of sharecroppers, including those whose livelihood was being impacted by technology. One man (photographed) is quoted as saying "Tractors… Read more
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image of What happens to the children? A photo study of the day's work by the children of migrant cotton pickers

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New York: National Child Labor Committee, 1953. Eight-panel brochure, 7x3.5 inches, illustrated with photos of children working in the fields in California, very good. Photographers credited are David Myers, William Heick, and J. Sidel. Solicits donations to provide day care centers, schools, and housing for children, while pushing for better child labor and school attendance laws.
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Hampton, CT: Coalition of Immokalee Workers; Mfg. by Donnelly/Colt, [201-]. 2.25 inch pin featuring a crossed-out chihuahua (from the chain's advertising campaign). The Coalition had asked Taco Bell to use its market leverage to pressure Florida tomato growers to improve working conditions.
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Boycott Driscoll Berries [pinback button]

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Published
[201-]
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n.p., [201-]. 2.25 inch pin, very good, with gruesome image of a farmworker impaled by spikes emerging from the top of a strawberry.
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The grape strike [Cover title]

by National Advisory Committee on Farm Labor

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Published
1966
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£26.01

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New York: National Advisory Committee on Farm Labor, 1966. Pamphlet. 35p., 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with photos by George Ballis of the marches and strike actions, staplebound wraps with a trace of toning else very good condition.
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Sustainable Agriculture and Resistance: Transforming Food Production in Cuba

by Funes, Fernando, Luis García, Martin Bourque, Nilda Pérez [and] Peter Rosset

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Published
2002
ISBN
9780935028874
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Oakland: Food First Books, co-published with ACTAF, 2002. Paperback. xx, 307p. + [7]p. of ads, wraps, 6x9 inches, illus., very good condition.
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image of Put this in your wallet. When shopping don't buy these Di Giorgio products. Insist that your grocer take them off his shelves... / Huelga! NFWA [leaflet]

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Delano, CA: National Farm Workers Association, [196-]. 8.5x5.5 inch leaflet in three parts; the center panel lists products and, on the other side, outlines reasons for the boycott. There are two additional panels intended to be cut off and mailed; one is a message to Robert Di Giorgio telling him to sign a contract with the NFWA; the other… Read more
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