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Author Name    Wilkinson, Alec

Title   Big Sugar

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Fine in Fine dust jacket

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   New York, NY, U.S.A. Alfred A. Knopf 1989

ISBN Number    0394573129 / 9780394573120

Seller ID   1831

This book is the revelation of a largely unknown American scandal: the brutal exploitation of migrant West Indian cane cutters in South Florida by the big sugar companies the author depicts a world that the cane cutters have made as they endure their perilous work and situation. The story is one of unapologetic exploitation big sugar is a powerful book about the abuse of workers by a rich and protected industry it is as well a moving recognition of individual man struggling to seize a decent life from impossible circumstance.

West Indians INDIANS SUGAR FLORIDA MIGRANT Workers WORKERS BLACKS EXPLOITATION LABOR

Price = 15.50 USD



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