Border crosser : one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America (eBook, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Border crosser : one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America

Author: Johnny Rico
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Explores the violent, poignant, and darkly comic world of illegal immigration. Johnny Rico set out to cross the Mexican border as the natives do--over the fence and through the desert.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Johnny Rico; Johnny Rico
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Johnny Rico
ISBN: 9780345515223 0345515226 1299234585 9781299234581
OCLC Number: 466392740
Description: 1 online resource (283 pages)
Contents: Welcome to America --
Migrant mountain (Mexico sector) --
Day zero (Denver sector) --
The good Samaritan (San Diego sector) --
The Tecate Line --
Narco corridor (San Diego sector) --
The prisoner of Patriot Point (San Diego sector) --
Holler, if there's hell (San Diego sector) --
The Kingfish and other nefarious characters (San Diego sector) --
The minuteman t-shirt experiment (Tucson sector) --
The Amnesty Trail --
A body a day (Tucson sector) --
A very fine and dandy border security apparatus (Tucson sector) --
The worst secret in the world (Tucson sector) --
The angry car dealer (Tucson sector) --
Chasing Mexicans for exercise (Tucson sector) --
Searching for coyote (Altar sector) --
The Devil's Highway --
The terrible, horrible Indian Reservation (Tucson sector) --
The devil's highway (Yuma sector) --
Texas Two-Step --
Hatch, New Mexico (El Paso sector) --
Another body in the river (El Paso sector) --
The price of the rain in Bolivia (El Paso sector) --
No more border (McAllen sector) --
Desperado --
A long, dangerous drag through Texas (Laredo sector) --
Stinking of piss and petrol (New Mexico sector) --
A timid entry into Mexico (Tucson sector) --
A bad situation (Tucson sector) --
The border crosser (Mexico sector).
Responsibility: Johnny Rico.

Abstract:

Explores the violent, poignant, and darkly comic world of illegal immigration. Johnny Rico set out to cross the Mexican border as the natives do--over the fence and through the desert.

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