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Author Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Title Nobody's son : notes from an American life / Luis Alberto Urrea.

Imprint Tucson : University of Arizona Press, ©1998.
Publication Info. Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [1998]
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Biography  BIO URREA    AVAILABLE
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Description 188 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Camino del sol.
Contents Nobody's son -- Tijuana wonderland -- The day I launched the Virgin Mary into orbit -- Down the highway with Edward Abbey -- Whores -- Sanctuary -- Leaving Shelltown.
Summary Born in Tijuana to a Mexican father and an Anglo mother, Urrea moved to San Diego at age three. In this memoir of his childhood, Urrea describes his experiences growing up in the barrio and his search for cultural identity.
Subject Urrea, Luis Alberto.
Urrea, Luis Alberto.
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Subject Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Mexican American authors -- Biography.
Mexican Americans -- Social life and customs.
Authors, American.
Manners and customs.
Mexican American authors.
Mexican Americans -- Social life and customs.
Southwestern States -- Social life and customs.
Mexico -- Social life and customs.
United States -- Southwestern States.
Genre Autobiographies.
ISBN 0816518653 (acid-free, archival-quality paper)
9780816518654 (acid-free, archival-quality paper)
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