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Adversity is my angel : the life and career of Raúl H. Castro

Author: Raul H Castro; Jack L August, Jr.
Publisher: Fort Worth, Tex. : TCU Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the first and only Hispanic governor of Arizona.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Castro, Raul H., 1916-
Adversity is my angel.
Fort Worth, Tex. : TCU Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)664170007
Named Person: Raul H Castro; Raul H Castro
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raul H Castro; Jack L August, Jr.
ISBN: 9780875653785 0875653782
OCLC Number: 264668486
Description: 138 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Ancestors and immigrants --
High school and the world beyond --
Crucible of optimism: higher education at Arizona State Teachers College in Flagstaff --
Return to the borderlands --
The law --
Pima County attorney --
Superior court judge --
Ambassador to El Salvador and LBJ --
Ambassador to Bolivia --
Governor of Arizona --
Ambassador to Argentina.
Responsibility: Raúl H. Castro and Jack L. August, Jr.

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Raul H Castro was the first Hispanic governor of Arizona, ambassador to El Salvador, Bolivia, and Argentina, lawyer, judge, and teacher. Born in Mexico in 1916, he moved with his family to a small  Read more...

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