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Family installments : memories of growing up Hispanic

Author: Edward Rivera
Publisher: New York : William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author, a Puerto Rican immigrant who teaches English in New York evokes the squalid conditions of his family's life on a hill farm in Puerto Rico and the difficult period of adjustment in the years after their arrival to an East Harlem barrio. Rivera hedges on the question of whether his account is autobiographical or fiction by giving the family a fictional name, Malanguez, but offering a subtitle, "Memories of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rivera, Edward.
Family installments.
New York : Morrow, 1982
(OCoLC)557619936
Named Person: Edward Rivera; Edward Rivera
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Rivera
ISBN: 0688012310 9780688012311
OCLC Number: 8195920
Description: 300 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Edward Rivera.

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The author, a Puerto Rican immigrant who teaches English in New York evokes the squalid conditions of his family's life on a hill farm in Puerto Rico and the difficult period of adjustment in the years after their arrival to an East Harlem barrio. Rivera hedges on the question of whether his account is autobiographical or fiction by giving the family a fictional name, Malanguez, but offering a subtitle, "Memories of Growing Up Hispanic," and cover photos of his family.

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