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The devil's highway : a true story, Louis Alberto Urrea

Label
The devil's highway : a true story
Title
The devil's highway
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
Louis Alberto Urrea
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the attempt of twenty-six men to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, a region known as the Devil's Highway, detailing their harrowing ordeal and battle for survival against impossible odds. Only 12 men came back out
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Urrea, Luis Alberto
Dewey number
304.873072
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6475
LC item number
.U77 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human smuggling
  • Illegal aliens
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Human smuggling
  • Illegal aliens
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • Mexico
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Mexico
  • North America
  • United States
Label
The devil's highway : a true story, Louis Alberto Urrea
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, April 2004." -- Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cutting the drag: Rules of the game -- Dead man's sign: In Veracruz ; Coyote and the chicken ; El guía ; Jesús walks among us ; In Sonoita ; Pepsi for the apocalypse ; Bad step at bluebird ; Killed by the light -- In desolation: Long walk ; Their names ; Broken promise ; Trees and the sun ; Helicopters -- Aftermath: Aftermath ; Home
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780316010801
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880198386
  • (OCoLC)ocn880198386
Label
The devil's highway : a true story, Louis Alberto Urrea
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, April 2004." -- Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cutting the drag: Rules of the game -- Dead man's sign: In Veracruz ; Coyote and the chicken ; El guía ; Jesús walks among us ; In Sonoita ; Pepsi for the apocalypse ; Bad step at bluebird ; Killed by the light -- In desolation: Long walk ; Their names ; Broken promise ; Trees and the sun ; Helicopters -- Aftermath: Aftermath ; Home
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780316010801
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880198386
  • (OCoLC)ocn880198386

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