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5 edition of Mexican American literature. found in the catalog.

Mexican American literature.

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Published by Globe Book Co. in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- Mexican-American authors.,
  • American literature -- 20th century.,
  • Mexican Americans -- Literary collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesMulticultural literature collection
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS508.M4 M49 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p. :
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1525567M
    ISBN 10083590539X
    LC Control Number93215609
    OCLC/WorldCa28652263

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    This year’s National Book Award winner in Young People’s Literature, a Mexican immigrant, Arm Your Mind With ’s Best Latino & Latin American History Books. Culture. Among his honors are a Guggenheim Fellowship and the PEN/Hemingway Award, and his work has been a finalist for both the PEN/Faulkner and National Book Critics Circle Award. Gilb makes his home in Austin, and he is the executive director of CentroVictoria, a center for Mexican American literature and culture at the University of Houston-Victoria.

    Aztlan: An Anthology of Mexican American Literature A Borzoi book A Marc Corporation book Rand Corporation Research Study Volume of Vintage books: Editors: Luis Valdez, Stan Steiner: Compiled by: Luis Valdez, Stan Steiner: Publisher: Vintage Books, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: ISBN: Mexican American literature.. -- A collection of literature written by Mexican American people. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description.


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