Rural Guatemala, 1760-1940

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Stanford University Press, 1994 - Social Science - 450 pages
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This comprehensive study of rural development in Guatemala extends from the late colonial period through the transformation of the economy by the introduction of larger-scale coffee production.
 

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good lots of demographic history

Contents

Introduction
1
Guatemala Before Coffee 17601860s
17
The Coffee Revolution
161
The Fincas
195
Land
236
Labor
265
Transition to Capitalism
295
Population Data
341
Glossary
417
Index
441
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David McCreery is Professor of History at Georgia State University.

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