Crossing Over

Author: Rubén Martínez
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1466865237
Size: 25.50 MB
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Intimate, compelling, written with passion and engagement, Crossing Over tells the epic story of a family, a town, a world in motion.

Crossing Over

Author: Rubén Martínez
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 9781250026729
Size: 18.13 MB
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Far from joining the melting pot, Martínez argues, the seven million migrants who are now here are creating a new Hispanic-influenced culture that is dramatically altering both Mexico and the United States.

Crossing Over

Author: Rubén Martínez
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312421236
Size: 45.92 MB
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Traces the Chavez family as they leave their southern-Mexican town and embark on a perilous journey through the underground railroad to the tomato farms of Missouri, the strawberry fields of California, and the slaughterhouses of Wisconsin.

Desert America

Author: Rubén Martínez
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 0805095616
Size: 43.78 MB
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Now, in Desert America, a work of powerful reportage and memoir, Rubén Martínez, acclaimed author of Crossing Over, evokes a new world of extremes: outrageous wealth and devastating poverty, sublime beauty and ecological ruin.

Crossing With The Virgin

Author: Kathryn Ferguson
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 0816521212
Size: 61.57 MB
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Crossing With the Virgin collects stories heard from migrants about these treacherous treks—firsthand accounts told to volunteers for the Samaritans, a humanitarian group that seeks to prevent such unnecessary deaths by providing these ...

The Beast

Author: Oscar Martinez
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1781681902
Size: 11.34 MB
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Illustrated with stunning full-color photographs, The Beast is the first book to shed light on the harsh new reality of the migrant trail in the age of the narcotraficantes. From the Hardcover edition.

Enrique S Journey

Author: Sonia Nazario
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588366023
Size: 13.95 MB
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. Nazario’s impressive piece of reporting [turns] the current immigration controversy from a political story into a personal one.”—Entertainment Weekly “Gripping and harrowing . . . a story begging to be told.”—The Christian ...

Contemporary Mexican Politics

Author: Emily Edmonds-Poli
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442207566
Size: 72.95 MB
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Mexico's historical foundations -- The Mexican revolution and its legacy -- Postrevolutionary Mexican politics, 1940-1968 -- Mexican democratization, 1968 to the present -- Government structure and processes -- Political parties and ...

The New Americans

Author: Rubén Martínez
ISBN: 9781565849983
Size: 25.91 MB
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Tells the story of seven different families as they arrive and settle in the United States, offering a personal look at the modern generation of American immigrants and the challenges and triumphs they experience.

La Llorona S Children

Author: Luis D. León
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520935389
Size: 67.46 MB
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Luis D. León's compelling, innovative exploration of religion in the U.S.-Mexican borderlands issues a fundamental challenge to current scholarship in the field and recharts the landscape of Chicano faith.