The Farm on the River of Emeralds

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Vintage Books, 1978 - Social Science - 344 pages
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Recounts the author's struggles, in company with a thirty-year-old semiliterate black Ecuadorian, against nature, history, tradition, and other men in their efforts to run a tropical farm in accordance with fair play and racial equality

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User Review  - whitewavedarling - LibraryThing

This is a brave and interesting book. And more than being about one man's venture into farming, or even into Ecuador, it is about poverty, about clashing cultures, and about coming to grips with one's ... Read full review


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