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The plum plum pickers, a novel.

Author: Raymond Barrio
Publisher: [New York] Canfield Colophon Books [1971]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Plum Plum Pickers" Is about the life of a [Mexican] immmigrant worker in which poverty becomes a cycle caused by cold weather. The family becoming dependent on immensely low salary in which it makes Mr. Turner believe that he was helping the immigrant workers by employing and abusing them . Yet, misery was the greatest factor and was shared by all social classes. The immigrant workers misery was caused by not  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barrio, Raymond.
Plum plum pickers.
[New York] Canfield Colophon Books [1971]
(OCoLC)575002944
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Barrio
OCLC Number: 235961
Description: 201 pages illustrations 21 cm

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"The Plum Plum Pickers" Is about the life of a [Mexican] immmigrant worker in which poverty becomes a cycle caused by cold weather. The family becoming dependent on immensely low salary in which it makes Mr. Turner believe that he was helping the immigrant workers by employing and abusing them . Yet, misery was the greatest factor and was shared by all social classes. The immigrant workers misery was caused by not having the simply necessities of life (food and water). --A Customer at Amazon.com.

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