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

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

Label
The devil's highway : a true story
Title
The devil's highway
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
Luis Alberto Urrea
Title variation
devils highway
Title variation remainder
a true story
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Tone
Award
YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
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189668
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.8/73072
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6475
LC item number
.U77 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story
Label
The devil's highway : a true story, Luis Alberto Urrea
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in hardcover: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2004
  • Includes reading group guide
  • "Back Bay readers' pick"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cutting the drag. The rules of the game -- Dead man's sign. In Veracruz ; The coyote and the chicken ; El guía ; Jesús walks among us ; In Sonoita ; A pepsi for the apocalypse ; Bad step at bluebird ; Killed by the light -- In desolation. The long walk ; Their names ; Broken promis ; The trees and the sun ; Helicopters -- Aftermath. Aftermath ; Home
Control code
5100494
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
xvi, 239, 11 p.
Isbn
9780316010801
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62082823
  • (OCoLC)62082823
Label
The devil's highway : a true story, Luis Alberto Urrea
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in hardcover: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2004
  • Includes reading group guide
  • "Back Bay readers' pick"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cutting the drag. The rules of the game -- Dead man's sign. In Veracruz ; The coyote and the chicken ; El guía ; Jesús walks among us ; In Sonoita ; A pepsi for the apocalypse ; Bad step at bluebird ; Killed by the light -- In desolation. The long walk ; Their names ; Broken promis ; The trees and the sun ; Helicopters -- Aftermath. Aftermath ; Home
Control code
5100494
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
xvi, 239, 11 p.
Isbn
9780316010801
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62082823
  • (OCoLC)62082823

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