3 edition of They saved the crops found in the catalog.
They saved the crops
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Series||Geographies of justice and social transformation, Geographies of justice and social transformation|
|LC Classifications||HD1527.C2 M59 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||0820341754, 0820341762|
|ISBN 10||9780820341750, 9780820341767|
|LC Control Number||2011038378|
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Many Californians, reacting to the ravages of the Great Depression, called for a radical reorientation of the highly exploitative labor relations that had allowed the state to become such a productive farming frontier.
They Saved the Crops is a theoretically rich and stylistically innovative account of grower rapaciousness, worker militancy, rampant corruption, and bureaucratic bias.
Mitchell shows that growers, workers, and officials confronted a series of problems that. Book Review: They Saved the Crops: Labor, Landscape, and the Struggle over Industrial Farming in Bracero-Era California.
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