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Mexican Voices American Dreams

An Oral History of Mexican Immigration to the United States

by Marilyn Davis

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Published by Henry Holt & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexican Americans,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • History - General History,
  • United States,
  • Mexicans,
  • Immigrants,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Ethnology,
  • 20th century,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7931678M
    ISBN 10080501859X
    ISBN 109780805018592
    OCLC/WorldCa24863075


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