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Undocumented in L.A. : an immigrant's story

Author: Dianne Walta Hart
Publisher: Wilmington, DE : SR Books, 1997.
Series: Latin American silhouettes.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows the reader the opposition and difficulties undocumented immigrants face in a nation that at first beckons them with freedom, then rejects them with unwelcoming borders and restrictive laws.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hart, Dianne Walta, 1939-
Undocumented in L.A.
Wilmington, DE : SR Books, 1997
(OCoLC)606098938
Named Person: Yamileth López
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dianne Walta Hart
ISBN: 0842026487 9780842026482 0842026495 9780842026499
OCLC Number: 36120887
Description: xxix, 136 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword / by Ray Verzasconi --
People in Yamileth's life --
The death of the morning glory --
Adios, Nicaragua --
The north is different from the postcards --
Bathtubs and beds in Oregon --
The Los Angeles battleground --
Taking the VCR back to Nicaragua --
Love and baking --
Just being with them makes me happy --
Thoughts along the way --
The changing face of Los Angeles.
Series Title: Latin American silhouettes.
Responsibility: Dianne Walta Hart.
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This is a rough-edged, authentic look at the marginal lives led by many illegal immigrants who live among us. * Amazon.Com Expert Editors Review * Hart injects her own sharp perceptions regarding the Read more...

 
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