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The boys from little Mexico : a season chasing the American dream

Author: Steve Wilson
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the 2005 Woodburn High soccer season, where an all-Hispanic team, led by their Irish-descended white coach, sought to finally defeat the wealthy suburban schools in their district.
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Genre/Form: Oregon authors
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Wilson
ISBN: 9780807021675 0807021679 9780807001523 080700152X
OCLC Number: 441153176
Description: xiv, 225 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The field of play --
Steps to success --
The immigrants' game --
Octavio --
Water on stone --
A lush and level field --
El norte --
Carlos --
Adjustments --
The Woodburn curse --
Reading and writing --
Playing rough --
The fourth seed --
This dream --
Just a game --
Game over.
Responsibility: Steve Wilson.

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Chronicles the 2005 Woodburn High soccer season, where an all-Hispanic team, led by their Irish-descended white coach, sought to finally defeat the wealthy suburban schools in their district.

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