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The Resource The chicken hanger : a novel, Ben Rehder

The chicken hanger : a novel, Ben Rehder

Label
The chicken hanger : a novel
Title
The chicken hanger
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ben Rehder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Chicken Hanger confronts the present-day controversy of politics and prejudice along the Texas-Mexico border through the eyes of one illegal immigrant, Ricky Delgado. After Ricky's brother Tomás is shot in the hand while crossing the border into the U.S., the two must decide to risk deportation and seek justice, or remain silent and endure the misfortunes of illegal aliens. Meanwhile, Ricky is battling a disease he unknowingly acquired in the poultry plant where he hangs chickens for a living. Author Ben Rehder weaves between multiple perspectives and opinions of border-town Americans and
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rehder, Ben
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3618.E45
LC item number
C48 2012eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illegal aliens
  • Prejudices
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Illegal aliens
  • Prejudices
  • North America
Label
The chicken hanger : a novel, Ben Rehder
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
825179619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780875654362
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
428412
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825179619
Label
The chicken hanger : a novel, Ben Rehder
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
825179619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780875654362
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
428412
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825179619

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