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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
An account of "twenty-six men who in May 2001 attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, through the deadly region known as the Devil's Highway ... Only twelve of the men made it out."--Cover p. [4]
Cataloging source
UAB
Dewey number
304.8/73072
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6475
LC item number
.U77 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm62082823
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
xvi, 239 pages, 11 pages
Isbn
9780316010801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62082823
  • (Sirsi) a1182988
  • (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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm62082823
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Back Bay paperback edition.
Extent
xvi, 239 pages, 11 pages
Isbn
9780316010801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62082823
  • (Sirsi) a1182988
  • (OCoLC)62082823

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