skip to content
Return to Centro histórico : a Mexican Jew looks for his roots Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Return to Centro histórico : a Mexican Jew looks for his roots

Author: Ilan Stavans
Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Inspired by a stirring e-mail exchange with his father, an award-winning essayist and cultural commentator decided to revisit his hometown, Mexico City, accompanied by a tour guide. "Return to Centro  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Ilan Stavans; Ilan Stavans
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ilan Stavans
ISBN: 9780813551913 0813551919
OCLC Number: 707887003
Description: 151 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: I am a rooster --
Tomato Jew --
The tourist --
Centro histórico --
Paisanos --
La Judería --
My face --
I am dead.
Responsibility: Ilan Stavans.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

In this endearing Proustian journey, old photographs become the madeleines that spark vivid memories and imaginings of the diverse Jewish dreamers who have made Mexico their home. No one but Ilan Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/707887003> # Return to Centro histórico : a Mexican Jew looks for his roots
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "707887003" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Place/new_brunswick_n_j> ; # New Brunswick, N.J.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Place/mexico_city_mexico> ; # Mexico City (Mexico)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206137> ; # Mexico--Mexico City.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/17373977> ; # Ilan Stavans
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Topic/jews_mexico_mexico_city> ; # Jews--Mexico--Mexico City
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Person/stavans_ilan> ; # Ilan Stavans
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.892407253092/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> ; # Jews
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/17373977> ; # Ilan Stavans
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "I am a rooster -- Tomato Jew -- The tourist -- Centro histórico -- Paisanos -- La Judería -- My face -- I am dead."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/835898779> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Return to Centro histórico : a Mexican Jew looks for his roots"@en ;
   schema:productID "707887003" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/707887003#PublicationEvent/new_brunswick_n_j_rutgers_university_press_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Agent/rutgers_university_press> ; # Rutgers University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813551913> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/707887003> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Agent/rutgers_university_press> # Rutgers University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Rutgers University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Person/stavans_ilan> # Ilan Stavans
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Stavans" ;
   schema:givenName "Ilan" ;
   schema:name "Ilan Stavans" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Place/mexico_city_mexico> # Mexico City (Mexico)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Mexico City (Mexico)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/835898779#Place/new_brunswick_n_j> # New Brunswick, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New Brunswick, N.J." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206137> # Mexico--Mexico City.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Mexico--Mexico City." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> # Jews
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17373977> # Ilan Stavans
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Stavans" ;
   schema:givenName "Ilan" ;
   schema:name "Ilan Stavans" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813551913>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0813551919" ;
   schema:isbn "9780813551913" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.