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Reluctant Pioneers

Constraints and Opportunities in an Icelandic Fishing Community (American University Studies Series XI, Anthropology and Sociology)

by Will van den Hoonaard

  • 201 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang Pub Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food And Beverage Industries (Economic Aspects),
  • Social Conditions Of Labor,
  • Iceland,
  • Shrimp industry,
  • Shrimpers (Persons),
  • Social conditions,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11395409M
    ISBN 100820418013
    ISBN 109780820418018


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