Crossing over : a Mexican family on the migrant trail (Book, 2001) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Crossing over : a Mexican family on the migrant trail

Author: Rubén Martínez
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Follows the Chavez family from the small Mexican town of Cheran to the fields of Missouri and California and the slaughterhouses of Wisconsin offering a portrait of immigrant life in the U.S.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Martínez, Rubén.
Crossing over.
New York : Metropolitan Books, 2001
(OCoLC)765496246
Named Person: Chavez family.; Chavez family.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rubén Martínez
ISBN: 0805049088 9780805049084 9780312421236 0312421230
OCLC Number: 46634038
Awards: Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Award, 2002.
Description: 330 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue: The Passion --
Points of Departure --
Home --
Paisanos --
Family --
Waiting --
Highland Hip Hop --
Fiesta --
Harvest --
Rosa's Journey --
Another Country --
The Line --
Warren, Arkansas --
Princes of Norwalk --
St. Louis, Missouri --
Strawberry Fields Forever.
Responsibility: Ruben Martinez.

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Follows the Chavez family from the small Mexican town of Cheran to the fields of Missouri and California and the slaughterhouses of Wisconsin offering a portrait of immigrant life in the U.S.
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