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Mexican Americans: Experience and Identity

This series deals with the experiences of Mexicans living in the United States, from the struggles of migrant farmworkers and day laborers in California to coming of age stories of Chicanos as U.S. citizens.

Books in this Series

  • Rudolfo Anaya, Bless Me, Ultima
  • Helena Maria Viramontes, Under the Feet of Jesus
  • T.C. Boyle, The Tortilla Curtain
  • Richard Rodriguez, Days of Obligation: An Argument with My Mexican Father

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