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

Author: Dianne Walta Hart
Publisher: Wilmington, DE : Scholarly Resources, Inc., 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
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dianne Walta Hart
ISBN: 0842026487 9780842026482 0842026495 9780842026499
OCLC Number: 503234521
Description: xxix, 136 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 People in Yamileth's Life Chapter 4 The Death of the Morning Glory Chapter 5 Adios, Nicaragua Chapter 6 The North Is Different from the Postcards Chapter 7 Bathtubs and Beds in Oregon Chapter 8 The Los Angeles Battleground Chapter 9 Taking the VCR Back to Nicaragua Chapter 10 Love and Baking Chapter 11 Just Being with them Makes Me Happy Chapter 12 Thoughts Along the Way Chapter 13 The Changing Face of Los Angeles Chapter 14 Epilogue
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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