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The Resource The beast : riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail, by Oscar Martinez ; translated by Daniela Maria Ugaz and John Washington

The beast : riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail, by Oscar Martinez ; translated by Daniela Maria Ugaz and John Washington

Label
The beast : riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail
Title
The beast
Title remainder
riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail
Statement of responsibility
by Oscar Martinez ; translated by Daniela Maria Ugaz and John Washington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Presents the author's experiences during the two years he traveled the migrant trail from Central America to the United States
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10223506
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martinez, Oscar
Dewey number
305.9
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illegal aliens
  • Central Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Mexico
  • Central America
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail
Label
The beast : riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail, by Oscar Martinez ; translated by Daniela Maria Ugaz and John Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published as Los migrantes que no importan [copyrighted] Icaria Editorial 2010."
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 On the Road: Oaxaca -- ch. 2 Here They Rape, There They Kill: Chiapas -- ch. 3 La Bestia: Oaxaca and Veracruz -- ch. 4 The Invisible Slaves: Chiapas -- ch. 5 Kidnappings Don't Matter: Veracruz, Tabasco, Oaxaca -- ch. 6 We Are Los Zetas: Tabasco -- ch. 7 Living among Coyotes: To the Rio Grande and Back -- ch. 8 You Are Not Welcome in Tijuana: Baja California -- ch. 9 The Funnel Effect: Baja California and Sonora -- ch. 10 The Narco Demand: Arizona -- ch. 11 Cat and Mouse with the Border Patrol Arizona -- ch. 12 Ghost Town: Chihuahua -- ch. 13 Juarez, Forbidden City: Chihuahua
Control code
000051391155
Edition
English-language edition.
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9781781681329
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Label
The beast : riding the rails and dodging narcos on the migrant trail, by Oscar Martinez ; translated by Daniela Maria Ugaz and John Washington
Publication
Note
"First published as Los migrantes que no importan [copyrighted] Icaria Editorial 2010."
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 On the Road: Oaxaca -- ch. 2 Here They Rape, There They Kill: Chiapas -- ch. 3 La Bestia: Oaxaca and Veracruz -- ch. 4 The Invisible Slaves: Chiapas -- ch. 5 Kidnappings Don't Matter: Veracruz, Tabasco, Oaxaca -- ch. 6 We Are Los Zetas: Tabasco -- ch. 7 Living among Coyotes: To the Rio Grande and Back -- ch. 8 You Are Not Welcome in Tijuana: Baja California -- ch. 9 The Funnel Effect: Baja California and Sonora -- ch. 10 The Narco Demand: Arizona -- ch. 11 Cat and Mouse with the Border Patrol Arizona -- ch. 12 Ghost Town: Chihuahua -- ch. 13 Juarez, Forbidden City: Chihuahua
Control code
000051391155
Edition
English-language edition.
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9781781681329
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)

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