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Across the great river

Author: Irene Beltran Hernandez
Publisher: Houston, Tex. : Arte Publico Press, ©1989.
Series: Latino literature.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Across the Great River is Irene Beltran Hernandez's first novel, which chronicles, through the eyes of a young girl, a Mexican family's illegal entry into the United States. The family's experiences with labor smugglers, a folk healer, rape and violence are all told with the innocence and directness of a young girl who must face the harshness and reality of life at an early age.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hernandez, Irene Beltran, 1945-
Across the great river.
Houston, Tex. : Arte Publico Press, ©1989
(DLC) 89000289
(OCoLC)19325257
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Irene Beltran Hernandez
OCLC Number: 253690076
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (136 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Latino literature.
Responsibility: Irene Beltran Hernandez.

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Across the Great River is Irene Beltran Hernandez's first novel, which chronicles, through the eyes of a young girl, a Mexican family's illegal entry into the United States. The family's experiences with labor smugglers, a folk healer, rape and violence are all told with the innocence and directness of a young girl who must face the harshness and reality of life at an early age.

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