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Border Life

Travels Between Mexico And The Usa

by Simon Courtauld

  • 193 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Elliot & Thompson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel writing,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - Hispanic American Studies,
  • Mexico,
  • Travel,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12269615M
    ISBN 101904027083
    ISBN 109781904027089
    OCLC/WorldCa156792250

    JOVITA GONZÁLEZ died in Her folklore work has been published in two previous volumes, Caballero, a historical novel published by Texas A&M University Press, and Dew on the Thorn, a folklore ÍA EUGENIA COTERA, who earned her Ph.D. from Stanford and now teaches at the University of Michigan, became interested in Jovita González as a master’s . Buy The Border: Life on the Line by Douglas Kent Hall online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Winner of the Christopher Award New York Times Notable Book A compelling and unprecedented look at life on the other side of the border. Despite the numbers of people crossing over to the U.S., hundreds more remain behind in abject poverty.


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