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Forgotten migrants

foreign workers in Switzerland before World War I

by Madelyn Holmes

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Associated University Presses in Rutherford [N.J.], London .
Written in English

  • Switzerland
    • Subjects:
    • Alien labor -- Switzerland -- History,
    • Engineering -- Switzerland -- History,
    • Switzerland -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMadelyn Holmes.
      LC ClassificationsHD8608.5.A2 H64 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination167 p. :
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2408280M
      ISBN 100838633048
      LC Control Number87045559

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