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The Resource Migra! : a history of the U.S. Border Patrol, Kelly Lytle Hernández

Migra! : a history of the U.S. Border Patrol, Kelly Lytle Hernández

Label
Migra! : a history of the U.S. Border Patrol
Title
Migra!
Title remainder
a history of the U.S. Border Patrol
Statement of responsibility
Kelly Lytle Hernández
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the untold history of the United States Border Patrol from its beginnings in 1924 as a small peripheral outfit to its emergence as a large professional police force. This book focuses on the daily challenges of policing the borderlands and brings to light unexpected partners and forgotten dynamics.--[source unknown]
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hernandez, Kelly Lytle
Dewey number
363.28/50973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.H45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American crossroads
Series volume
29
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Illegal aliens
  • United States
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Etats-Unis
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Illegal aliens
  • North America
  • United States
  • Grenzschutz
  • Staatsgrenze
  • Mexiko
  • USA
  • Grenzschutz
  • Grenze
  • USA
  • Mexiko
  • frontière
  • Grenzschutz
  • Staatsgrenze
  • Mexiko
  • USA
Label
Migra! : a history of the U.S. Border Patrol, Kelly Lytle Hernández
Instantiates
Publication
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
Part 1: Formation. The early years ; A sanctuary of violence ; The California-Arizona borderlands ; Mexico's labor emigrants, America's illegal immigrants -- Part 2: Transformation. A new beginning ; The corridors of migration control ; Uprising : a farmer's rebellion -- Part 3: Operation Wetback and beyond. The triumphs of '54 ; "The day of the wetback is over" -- Epilogue
Control code
444112913
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xvi], 311 pages
Isbn
9780520257696
Lccn
2009039563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)444112913
Label
Migra! : a history of the U.S. Border Patrol, Kelly Lytle Hernández
Publication
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
Part 1: Formation. The early years ; A sanctuary of violence ; The California-Arizona borderlands ; Mexico's labor emigrants, America's illegal immigrants -- Part 2: Transformation. A new beginning ; The corridors of migration control ; Uprising : a farmer's rebellion -- Part 3: Operation Wetback and beyond. The triumphs of '54 ; "The day of the wetback is over" -- Epilogue
Control code
444112913
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
[xvi], 311 pages
Isbn
9780520257696
Lccn
2009039563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)444112913

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