A Social History of Mexico's Railroads : Peons, Prisoners, and Priests (Hardcover)

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Largely absent from our history books is the social history of railroad development in nineteenth-century Mexico, which promoted rapid economic growth that greatly benefited elites but also heavily impacted rural and provincial Mexican residents in communities traversed by the rails. In this beautifully written and original book, Teresa Van Hoy connects foreign investment in Mexico, largely in railroad development, with its effects on the people living in the isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico's region of greatest ethnic diversity.

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Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
Mfg Part# 9780742553279
SKU 206518300
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0742553272
Release Date 8/13/2012
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0237
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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