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Author Thomas, John, 1955- author.

Title One hundred years of solitude, struggle, and violence along the US/Mexico border : an oral history / by John Thomas.

Publication Info. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017.

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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 280 pages) : illustrations
Physical Medium polychrome
Description text file
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This book feature oral histories, mainly of members of the ranching families who have lived in the Mexican State of Sonora and the corresponding territory in the US that stretches from Tijuana on the California border to Agua Prieta on the Arizona border. The elders in those families recall the tales that their grandparents told, providing a century of perspectives on the revolution in economics, culture, and drug trade that the area has witnessed. The book uses the voices of those who have lived through the vicissitudes of border life to paint this cultural upheaval in gripping, personal term.
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Subject Mexican-American Border Region -- History.
Social problems -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Social problems.
Violent crimes -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Violent crimes.
Cochise County (Ariz.) -- History.
Cultural studies.
HISTORY -- Latin America -- Mexico.
Arizona -- Cochise County.
North America -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Thomas, John, 1955- One hundred years of solitude, struggle, and violence along the US/Mexico border. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017 1527503011 (OCoLC)1005848839
ISBN 9781527507449 (electronic book)
1527507440 (electronic book)