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Death on the border

Raymond P. Holden

Death on the border

by Raymond P. Holden

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Published by Henry Holt and Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRaymond Holden.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H692 De, PS3515.O333 De
The Physical Object
Pagination305 p. ;
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6361943M
LC Control Number37033906
OCLC/WorldCa26979916

  Hard Line (Hardcover) Life and Death on the U.S.-Mexico Border. By Ken Ellingwood. Pantheon Books, , pp. Publication Date: June 1,   Thousands of people have died crossing from Mexico into the US since the large stretches of border fence were built in the 90s. A group of volunteers in .

5 Stars The Border by Robert McCammon is a return for him to the science fiction and horror genre. This book is a cross between his Swan Song, a bit of Stephen Kings The Stand, and War of the Worlds or Tuesday TV's Falling Skies. McCammon wastes no time with a build up of events, rather he drops you right into the already decimated world and provides the why's through stories and conversations /5(). Borders have been cemented in my reality from seeing maps as a schoolchild, with nations in different colours. How does Almanac of the Dead help readers develop a new interpretation of borders? At the beginning of the book she gives you a map without national borders.

The U.S.-Mexican border is one of the most violent places on earth, writes retired drug enforcement agent Morgan. He makes his case over pages of gunplay, fisticuffs and bloodshed interspersed. About the Book: In the tension along the U.S.-Mexico border, three months after Pancho Villa raided Columbus, New Mexico, a gruesome murder of a young couple at their ranch near the border takes place. All the locals immediately assume the murders were committed by Mexican raiders or bandits crossing over the border into New Mexico.


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The title, The Reaper Line: Life and Death on the Mexican Border, is a very true description of what is to follow. As you read this book you will understand why the Arizona border area hasn't changed much over the last plus years/5(53). “Portrays [its] characters with rare objectivity; Ellingwood writes with compassion for people on both sides of the border At times the stories become as dramatic as any good fiction.” –The San Diego Union-Tribune“The bodies moving north across the border are stories.

This is a book as much about people as it is about policy/5(6). This book should be read by anyone interested in an impartial discussion of the human consequences -- namely the deaths of thousands of migrants -- of the great increase in U.S.

border enforcement in the s/5(6). United Methodist Womens Social Action Program book. Very intersting read - detailed the geographical area, setting up the border, efforts by local government and agencies and people and national government to aid locals and towns and migrants, and some tragic stories of desperate migrants/immigrants in their intense desire to cross to US soil/5.

Life and death on the Mexican border The long read A portrait of José Antonio Elena Rodríguez, a year-old who was shot dead by a US border patrol agent in February, Author: William Atkins. The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez (publish date April 16) weaves the personal narrative of a single immigrant with the complex history of the southern border.

Like no other book before it, Deported to Death reshapes debates on the long-term impact of border enforcement and illustrates the complex decisions migrants must make about whether to attempt the return to an often dangerous life in Mexico or face increasingly harsh punishment in.

Tired of reading about the border secondhand, Mr. Cantú decided to join the Border Patrol. This book covers his four years working as an agent in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas.

Although this book reveals the border as a human rights tragedy, it manages to po This is an exhaustive discussion of the measures taken along the U.S.-Mexico border to keep immigrants out, to assuage the fears of people along the border and far from it, and of the myriad problems with all of the attempts at a /5.

Challenging the hegemonic discourse of border control, it sheds new light on the multifaceted phenomenon of border crossing .” (Paolo Cossarini, The European Legacy, Vol.

21 (4), February, ) "Globalization and Borders: Death at the Global Frontier is a must-read for anyone interested in rethinking the problem. Death At The Border: Threat Of Trump's Wall Intensifies Search For Dying Migrants. A group of men risk their lives to search for Marco Antonio Garcia, who went missing at the U.S.-Mexico border.

One of the most violent decades in Texas history is often glossed over and forgotten. A new exhibit at the Bullock Texas State History Museum tells the story of “Life and Death on the Border. Drawing upon his experience along the U.S.-Mexico border as a reporter for the Los Angeles Times, Ellingwood focuses on the effects of Operation Gatekeeper, the U.S.

plan to literally seal. The title, The Reaper Line: Life and Death on the Mexican Border, is a very true description of what is to follow. As you read this book you will understand why the Arizona border area hasn't changed much over the last plus years/5.

The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border Story - Kindle edition by Bobrow-Strain, Aaron. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border /5(43).

F ifteen-year-old Sergio Hernandez Guereca and three teenage friends ran across the trickle of water in the concrete riverbed that is the Rio Grande, which marks the US–Mexico border, on a. President-Elect Donald Trump promised to build a wall along the entire U.S.-Mexico border.

In Part One of our series, KPBS Fronteras reporter Jean Guerrero e. Several books have examined the conflict, which was the subject of a documentary, Border Bandits. Still, beyond the border, it remains an obscure chapter in US history.

Barnes & Noble’s online bookstore for books, NOOK ebooks & magazines. Shop music, movies, toys & games, too. Receive free shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.Death at the border. [Clayton Matthews] -- Carlos and his fellow illegal aliens are trying to avoid the INS as well as those who would like to kill them.

Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Robert Rivard moderated a panel discussion titled 'River of Violence: Death and Drugs on the Border.' They discussed illegal immigration across the Mexican border .