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Dying to live : a story of U.S. immigration in an age of global apartheid

Author: Joseph Nevins; Mizue Aizeki
Publisher: San Francisco : Open Media/City Lights Books, ©2008.
Series: Open Media book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of Julio Gallegos, one of countless immigrants, attempted to reunite with his family in Los Angeles and died of dehydration while crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in California's Imperial Valley. Presents the geographic, historical, and political context of the U.S.-Mexico border that have driven and prevented Mexican migration to the United States.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Nevins; Mizue Aizeki
ISBN: 9780872864863 0872864863
OCLC Number: 156902231
Description: 255 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction : the bodies --
The desert --
The border --
Juchipila, MexUSA --
Beyond the boundary.
Series Title: Open Media book.
Responsibility: Joseph Nevins ; photographs by Mizue Aizeki.
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