The Devil S Highway A True Story

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: Little Brown
ISBN: 0316010804
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In a new 10th anniversary edition: "The single most compelling, lucid, and lyrical contemporary account of the absurdity of U.S. border policy" (The Atlantic).

In May 2001, a group of men attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, through the deadliest region of the continent, the "Devil's Highway." Three years later, Luis Alberto Urrea wrote about what happened to them. The result was a national bestseller, a Pulitzer Prize finalist, a "book of the year" in multiple newspapers, and a work proclaimed as a modern American classic.


The Devils Highway A True Story Author Luis Alberto Urrea Published On March 2006

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Publisher: BACK BAY BOOKS
ISBN: B00Y3190I0
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In May 2001, a group of men attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, through the deadliest region of the continent, the "Devil's Highway." Three years later, Luis Alberto Urrea wrote about what happened to them. The result was a national bestseller, a Pulitzer Prize finalist, a "book of the year" in multiple newspapers, and a work proclaimed as a modern American classic.

The Devil S Highway

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 031604928X
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. . The book comes vividly alive with a richness of language and a mastery of narrative detail that only the most gifted of writers are able to achieve.--"Los Angeles Times Book Review."

The Devil S Highway

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
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ISBN: 9780316147835
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Describes the attempt of twenty-six men to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, a region known as the Devil's Highway, detailing their harrowing ordeal and battle for survival against impossible odds.

The Devil S Highway

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: Back Bay Books
ISBN: 031604928X
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. . The book comes vividly alive with a richness of language and a mastery of narrative detail that only the most gifted of writers are able to achieve.--"Los Angeles Times Book Review."

Snake Hunting On The Devil S Highway

Author: Richard Lapidus
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 159858216X
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There was so much laughter and good cheer that Richard was overwhelmed. He later dusted off his notes, and with the assistance of many people, assembled the stories in this collection."

The Hummingbird S Daughter

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0759567514
Size: 59.67 MB
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This historical novel is based on Urrea's real great-aunt Teresita, who had healing powers and was acclaimed as a saint. Urrea has researched historical accounts and family records for years to get an accurate story.

By The Lake Of Sleeping Children

Author: Luis Urrea
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780307773807
Size: 52.35 MB
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By the Lake of Sleeping Children explores the post-NAFTA and Proposition 187 border purgatory of garbage pickers and dump dwellers, gawking tourists,and relief workers, fearsome coyotes and their desperate clientele.

The Death Of Josseline

Author: Margaret Regan
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807095435
Size: 44.10 MB
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With a sweeping perspective and vivid on-the-ground reportage, Regan tells the stories of the people caught up in this international tragedy.

Queen Of America

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 031619204X
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At turns heartbreaking, uplifting, fiercely romantic, and riotously funny, QUEEN OF AMERICA tells the unforgettable story of a young woman coming of age and finding her place in a new world.

Mayflower

Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101218839
Size: 14.75 MB
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As Philbrick reveals in this electrifying history of the Pilgrims, the story of Plymouth Colony was a fifty-five year epic that began in peril and ended in war.