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role of seasonal labor in the economic development of Guatemala by Lester Schmid

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Published by Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin] in [Madison .
Written in English


  • Migrant labor -- Guatemala,
  • Agricultural laborers -- Guatemala,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Guatemala,
  • Guatemala -- Economic conditions

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Lester Schmid.
SeriesLand Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin. LTC -- no. 48.
The Physical Object
Pagination22 l.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17104714M

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