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cover of Historic Jamaica. With fifty-two illustrations

Historic Jamaica. With fifty-two illustrations

by Cundall, Frank

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Published
1915
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London: Published for the Institute of Jamaica by the West India Committee, 1915. Hardcover. xxiii, 424p., first edition illustrated with inserted coated stock (b&w plates, period images) and with numerous period vignettes in the text. Small stout little hardcover, 7.5x5 inches in pale tan cloth boards lettered and decorated in red, cloth has a sort of waxed finish with… Read more
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cover of Grounded Vision; New Agrarianism and the Academy

Grounded Vision; New Agrarianism and the Academy

by Major, William H.

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Published
2011
ISBN
9780817317348
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Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2011. Hardcover. xii, 222p., black boards in pictorial dustjacket, in very good condition.
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cover of A Guidebook to California Agriculture

A Guidebook to California Agriculture

by Faculty and Staff of the University of California; edited by Ann Foley Scheuring

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Published
1983
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9780520047099
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1983. Hardcover. xv, 413p., illus., very good condition with presentation letter signed by the Dean of UC Davis laid in.
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cover of The Stricklands

The Stricklands

by Lanham, Edwin Moultrie

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Published
1939
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1939. Hardcover. 311p., first edition, top-edge and front board slightly soiled, ownership signature on paste-down endpaper, spine lightly toned, else in very good condition. *Rideout novel. "An Oklahoma tenant farmer and his two sons, one of whom becomes a labor organizer and the other an outlaw." *Hanna 2088.
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cover of The Stricklands

The Stricklands

by Lanham, Edwin Moultrie

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Published
1939
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1939. Hardcover. 311p., first edition, fore-edges foxed, water damaged on contained to front and rear endpapers, spine creased, else in good condition. *Rideout novel. "An Oklahoma tenant farmer and his two sons, one of whom becomes a labor organizer and the other an outlaw." *Hanna 2088.
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cover of The Diego Ramirez Visita

The Diego Ramirez Visita

by Scholes, Walter V.

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Published
1946
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Columbia, MO: University of Missouri, 1946. Paperback. 99p., softbound in plain printed 10.5x7 inch textured wraps, mild toning to margins of covers, unaffected within. Sound, clean, unmarked, a very good copy of first issue. The Spaniards instituted the encomienda system of taxation of indigenous farmer/producers. It was not working efficiently and Sr Ramiriz was tasked with "visiting" village after… Read more
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cover of A Briefe and True Relation of the Discouerie of the North Part of Virginia by John Brereton, Reproduced in Facsimile from the First Edition of 1602. With an Introductory Note by Luther S. Livingston

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1903. Hardcover. vii, 24p., photographic facsimile occupies the 24-page text body; it seems well-reproduced, that is, one could read it as is: English blackletter with printed marginalia in a much smaller font. No other academic bells & whistles and no popularizations. Hardbound with cover and spine titlings gilt. Slight edgewear to the ribbed… Read more
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cover of Mexico en Colombia: Ciclo de conferencias sustentadas por el ing. Guillermo Liera B. en la Sociedad Colombiana de Ingenieros, de Bogota, Colombia

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Mexico: D-A-P-P, 1938. Paperback. 84p., wraps, 5.75x8 inches, front wrap toned along one edge, front hinge cracked, previous owner's name stamped on title page else good condition. Text in Spanish. At head of title: "Secretaria de Agricultura y Fomento." The purpose of the conference was to share Mexican agricultural, social, and economic policies with Colombia. Mostly focused on the… Read more
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cover of Fields of Courage; Remembering César Chávez & the People Whose Labor Feeds Us

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Santa Cruz: Many Names Press`, 1999. Paperback. xxi, 149p. + 16p. black & white photos, signed and inscribed by Drake, first edition wraps, in very good condition.
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cover of Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers; a selective bibliography

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Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1974. Paperback. 103p., foreword, introduction, abbreviations, bibliograpies, wraps spine slightly creased & toned else good condition.
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cover of Ill Fares the Land; Migrants and Migratory Labor in the United States

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1942. hardcover. 419p., second edition, map illustrated endpapers., beige cloth boards a bit soiled, fore-edges evenly toned, bookplate of summary pasted onto rear endpapers, else in very good condtiion.
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cover of Pablo Cruz and the American Dream; the experiences of an undocumented immigrant from Mexico

Pablo Cruz and the American Dream; the experiences of an undocumented immigrant from Mexico

by Nelson, Eugene, compiler, introduction by Julian Samora, Illustrations by Carlos Cortez

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Published
1975
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n. pl: Peregrine Smith, 1975. Hardcover. [xxiii] 171p., illustrated with woodcut prints, endpapers decorated as Mexican and American flags, first edition, very good condition, lacking dustjacket. Cortez was a well known IWW artist.
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cover of Critical Focus; the black and white photographs of Harvey Wilson Richards

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San Francisco: Estuary Press, 1986. Paperback. 102p., first edition, back wrapper creased and small tear, else in very good condition. Richards' photographs, shot in the 1960s and 1970s, offer a documentary record of four movements on the west coast: California's farm workers, the peace and civil rights movements, and forestry and the environment.
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cover of Mexican American Labor 1790-1990

Mexican American Labor 1790-1990

by Gómez-Quiñones, Juan

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Published
1994
ISBN
9780826315267
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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1994. Paperback. xii, 462p., first edition pictorial wraps, spine sunned, slightly edge-worn and rubbed wrapper, else in very good condition.
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cover of Lettuce Turnip the Beets: A publication of the Society for Agriculture and Food Ecology; issue no. 2, spring 2008

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[Berkeley]: Society for Agriculture and Food Ecology, 2008. Pamphlet. 21p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., very good zine. The Society for Agriculture and Food Ecology is a student club at UC Berkeley.
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cover of Heirlooms: Letters From A Peach Farmer

Heirlooms: Letters From A Peach Farmer

by Masumoto, David Mas

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Published
2007
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9781597140645
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Berkeley: Heyday Books, 2007. Hardcover. 202 pg. hardcover, very good in dust jacket. Illustrated profusely with beautiful watercolor paintings by Doug Hansen. Author lives in Del Rey, where he farms grapes and peaches.The book is written as a series of letters to friends and family.
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cover of The international socialist review, a monthly journal of international socialist thought. Vol. 3, no. 3, September 1, 1902

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Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1902. Magazine. pp. 129-192, complete issue, original red wraps chipped on the edges & spine, extensive chipping of the rear wrap and in the margins of the last few pages, paper browned. Includes an article on Terrorism in Russia, Karl Kautsky's "Agitation among farmers," and more.
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cover of The Southern Political Novel in the Twentieth Century

The Southern Political Novel in the Twentieth Century

by Carmichael Jr., John Leslie

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Published
1980
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Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 1980. Paperback. 371p., authorized facsimile produced by microfilm-xerograph, wraps slightly shelfworn, else in very good condition. The University of Alabama, Ph.D., 1972, Political Science, general.
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cover of Prairie Rebel; The Public Life of William Lemke

Prairie Rebel; The Public Life of William Lemke

by Blackorby, Edward C.

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Published
1963
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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1963. Hardcover. viii, 339p., no dj, ex-library with no pockets or bookplates, else in good condition. Blackorby discusses Lemke's leadership of the Nonpartisan League in North Dakota, including his minor legislative collaboration with Charles Lindbergh and Max Eastman during that time (83). Lemke later became a third-party candidate for president.
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cover of History of "400" - AWO, the one big union idea in action, by 'E. Workman'

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New York: One Big Union Club, 1939. Pamphlet. 23p. staplebound pamphlet, neatly bound in boards with many sheets of blank paper following, perhaps intended for notes, but not written upon. Ex-library stamp from the Labadie inside the rear cover. "The history of the Agricultural Workers Organization from its beginning in 1915." *Miles 4382. Nef, here writing under a pseudonym,… Read more
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