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We will always remember bananas as having been a big part of our Peace Corps service! (Scroll over photos to read captions.)

Our host mother getting lunch ready: boiled green bananas! 921 more words

Class War In Guatemala

(Excerpted from Chapter 4: Gringotenango:  The Grateful Unrich: Revolution in 50 Countries)

It’s better to burn out than it is to rust - Neil Young… 1,606 more words

Dean Henderson


Bananas: How the United Fruit Company Shaped the World by Peter Chapman

publication date: 2007
pages: 208
ISBN-13: 978-1-84195-881-1

For such a slim book, Bananas took me forever to finish. 595 more words

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