Maya in exile: Guatemalans in Florida

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Creators & Publishers
Publisher
Temple University Press
Metadata
ISBN
1-56639-035-4
Collection
Part of Stetson Kennedy Library
Year
1993
Description

(from the back)
"The Maya are the single largest group of indigenous people living in North and Central America. Beginning in the early 1980s, hundreds of thousands of Maya fled the terror of Guatemalan civil strife to safety in Mexico and the United States.
This ethnography of Maya immigrants who settled in Indiantown...presents the experiences of these traditional people...and the ways they preserve their ancestral culture..."