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What is a migrant?

Florance Walton Taylor

What is a migrant?

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Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

  • Migrant labor -- Fiction.,
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    Felipe helps a classmate understand what migrant workers do.

    Edition Notes

    Statement[By] Florance W. Taylor. Pictures by George Overlie.
    SeriesA Felipe adventure story
    ContributionsOverlie, George, illus.
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.T2127 Wh
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5318397M
    ISBN 100822501422
    LC Control Number72165316

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