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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
Creator
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. 2 maps
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.8/73072
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6475
LC item number
.U77 2004
Literary form
non fiction
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
62082823
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed
Extent
xvi, 239, 11 p.
Isbn
9780316010801
Other physical details
map
System control number
(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
62082823
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed
Extent
xvi, 239, 11 p.
Isbn
9780316010801
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)62082823

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