The Devil S Highway

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780316147835
Size: 31.70 MB
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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: Hachette UK
ISBN: 031604928X
Size: 72.44 MB
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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
Publisher: Back Bay Books
ISBN: 9780316049283
Size: 67.37 MB
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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 Hummingbird S Daughter

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0759567514
Size: 24.60 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.

Nobody S Son

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816522705
Size: 39.33 MB
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Born in Tijuana to a Mexican father and an Anglo mother, Urrea moved to San Diego at age three. In this memoir of his childhood, Urrea describes his experiences growing up in the barrio and his search for cultural identity.

The Death Of Josseline

Author: Margaret Regan
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807095435
Size: 68.82 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.

The Devil S Highway

Author: Gregory Norminton
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008243778
Size: 58.98 MB
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The Devil’s Highway is a thrilling, epic and timely tale of love, loss, fanaticism, heroism and sacrifice. ‘Brilliant ... a powerful meditation on the damages – and the good – we have wrought, and will wreak, on the living world’ ...

The Devil And Daniel Webster

Author: Stephen Vincent Benét
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc
ISBN: 9780822203032
Size: 35.73 MB
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Having promised his soul to the Devil in exchange for good fortune, Jabez Stone asks the talented lawyer Daniel Webster to get him out of the bargain.

By The Lake Of Sleeping Children

Author: Luis Urrea
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 9780307773807
Size: 63.57 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.

Tijuana Book Of The Dead

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: Soft Skull Press
ISBN: 1619025159
Size: 78.43 MB
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Mixing lyricism and colloquial voices, mysticism and the daily grind, Urrea explores duality and the concept of blurring borders in a melting pot society.