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The Resource Border crosser : one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America, Johnny Rico

Border crosser : one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America, Johnny Rico

Label
Border crosser : one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America
Title
Border crosser
Title remainder
one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America
Statement of responsibility
Johnny Rico
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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.--From publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rico, Johnny
Dewey number
  • 364.1/370973
  • 364.1/3709721
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • JV6465
  • F787
LC item number
  • .R54 2009
  • .R53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Illegal aliens
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Rico, Johnny
Label
Border crosser : one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America, Johnny Rico
Instantiates
Publication
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)
Control code
ocn262433260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 265 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345503831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009015488
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)262433260
Label
Border crosser : one gringo's illicit passage from Mexico into America, Johnny Rico
Publication
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)
Control code
ocn262433260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 265 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345503831
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009015488
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)262433260

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