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La Vía Campesina globalization and the power of peasants by Annette Aurelie Desmarais

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Published by Fernwood Publishing in Black Point, NS .
Written in English

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StatementAnnette Aurélie Desmarais.
LC ClassificationsHD
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22757466M
ISBN 109781552662250

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