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Bitter grounds

roots of revolt in El Salvador

by Liisa North

  • 82 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Lawrence-Hill in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • El Salvador -- Politics and government,
  • El Salvador -- Economic conditions,
  • El Salvador -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. i-iv.

    Statementby Liisa North.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1486 .N67 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination124, xv p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21265162M
    ISBN 100882081934

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    The book is less about the coffee industry and more about the social welfare of El Salvador and its people. It was like life, happy, sad, heartbreaking at times, but always very real. I knew nothing of the events in this country which, in this book, take place between and and it made me glad I never had to live through things like this/5(9). Additional Physical Format: Online version: North, Liisa. Bitter grounds. Toronto, Ont., Canada: Between the Lines, © (OCoLC) Online version.

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