ORIGINAL TITLE Title: Rivas, Manuel de. Colonias Annamitas en Cuba: proyecto presentado al gobierno de España
TYPE: Documents (Bound)
COMPONENTS: 12 pages
CONDITION: 4to, modern calf gilt; foxing, worming, top edge of title slightly cropped, closed tear and old paper repair to final leaf.
NOTES: Palau 270003. 2 copies in OCLC, and none known at auction.
ITEM ID: 3971

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A Proposal to Bring Sugar Plantation Workers to Cuba

Year: 1871
Decade: 1870s
Century: 19th (1801-1900)
Notes: Havana: Imprenta el Pensamiento, 1871

A proposal to bring sugar plantation laborers from Annam, Tonkin, and Cochinchina (which now comprise Vietnam). Rivas advocates that they be brought in family groups and settled in ethnic enclaves.