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Brown : the last discovery of America

Author: Richard Rodriguez
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author concludes his "trilogy of American public life" by contemplating the many cultural associations of the color brown--toil, decay, impurity, and time--as he considers the meaning of Hispanics in American society.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rodriguez, Richard.
Brown.
New York : Viking, 2002
(OCoLC)656538150
Named Person: Richard Rodriguez; Richard Rodriguez
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Rodriguez
ISBN: 0670030430 9780670030439 0142000795 9780142000793
OCLC Number: 48515428
Description: xv, 232 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Triad of Alexis de Tocqueville --
In the brown study --
Prince and I --
Poor Richard --
Hispanic --
Third man --
Dreams of a temperate people --
Gone west --
Peter's avocado.
Responsibility: Richard Rodriguez.
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The author concludes his "trilogy of American public life" by contemplating the many cultural associations of the color brown--toil, decay, impurity, and time--as he considers the meaning of Hispanics in American society.

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