From field hand to Nobel laureate

October 1992
U.S. News & World Report;10/26/92, Vol. 113 Issue 16, p20
Reports that the Nobel committee last week awarded the peace prize to Rigoberta Menchu, 33, for her work as an international activist for the rights of Guatemalan Indians. Menchu won international acclaim for her book `I Rigoberta' in 1983; Her tragic plight trying to flee Guatemala.


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