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Vida y Aventuras del Mas Celebre Bandido Sonorense, Joaquin Murrieta: Sus Grandes Proezas En California (Recuperacion de la Herencia Literaria Hispana en los Eeuu =)

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Here is the dime-novelesque biography of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West, for decades a source of fear and legend in the newly founded state of California. To both Mexicans and Indians, Murrieta became a symbol of resistance to the displacement and oppression visited on them in the wake of the Mexican-American War (1846-1848), particularly by the "49ers" who flooded into the region during the California gold rush.

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In its original Spanish, the dime-novelesque biography recounts the life of Joaquin Murrieta, for decades a source of fear and legend in the state of California. To Mexicans and Indians, he became a symbol of resistance to the displacement and oppression visited on them in the wake of the Mexican-American War (1846-1848). Ireneo Paz's spanish-language biography was first published in Mexico City in 1904.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781558852761
Introduction:
Leal, Luis
Author:
Leal, Luis
Author:
Paz, Ireneo
Publisher:
Arte Publico Press
Location:
Houston, Tex. :
Subject:
California
Subject:
Specific Groups - Criminals
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures
Subject:
Revolutionaries
Subject:
Outlaws
Subject:
Mexicans
Subject:
Murrieta, joaquin, 1832-1853
Subject:
Spanish language edition. .
Subject:
Criminals & Outlaws
Subject:
Ethnic Cultures - General
Subject:
California History 1850-1950.
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life -- California.
Subject:
BIO505000
Subject:
Historical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 86-95).
Series:
Recuperacion de la Herencia Literaria Hispana en los Eeuu =
Series Volume:
no. 510
Publication Date:
20030231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
Spanish
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.51x5.53x.71 in. .70 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In its original Spanish, the dime-novelesque biography recounts the life of Joaquin Murrieta, for decades a source of fear and legend in the state of California. To Mexicans and Indians, he became a symbol of resistance to the displacement and oppression visited on them in the wake of the Mexican-American War (1846-1848). Ireneo Paz's spanish-language biography was first published in Mexico City in 1904.
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