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Why immigrants come to America : braceros, indocumentados, and the migra

Author: Robert Joe Stout
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Providing insight into the "immigration problem," Stout explains in vivid detail why Spanish-speaking workers leave their homes--and often risk their lives--to seek employment north of the border.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Stout, Robert Joe.
Why immigrants come to America.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008
(DLC) 2007036175
(OCoLC)166379470
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Joe Stout
ISBN: 9780313348310 0313348316 9780313348303 0313348308 1281106925 9781281106926
OCLC Number: 191863560
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 187 pages)
Contents: A place to work, a place to live --
Though hell and high water --
Mexican faces, American dreams --
Where the dollar is king --
"It's the law!" --
A pox on both your houses! --
Don't kill the cash cow.
Responsibility: Robert Joe Stout.

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