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En las Sombras de Estados Unidos: Narraciones de Inmigrantes Indocumentados = In the Darkness of the United States (Voice of Witness)

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En las Sombras de Estados Unidos is the Spanish translation of Underground America, the third book in the Voice of Witness series. It focuses on the difficult lives of undocumented workers in the United States, showcasing oral histories of men and women who have come to America seeking a better life for their families, only to be subjected to dehumanizing working conditions. This book gives voice to these often unknown individuals who are the backbone of our economy, supporting myriad industries by working the least desirable jobs — people who, for living in this country without legal documentation, are sentenced to lives without the most basic legal protections. Translated from English by novelist Peter Orner and journalist Sandra Hernández, En las Sombras de Estados Unidos asks a largely ignored part of our country to finally tell their stories.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781934781791
Author:
Orner, Peter
Publisher:
McSweeney's Books
Prologue by:
Urrea, Luis Alberto
Prologue:
Urrea, Luis Alberto
Foreword:
Urrea, Luis Alberto
Editor:
Hernandez, Sandra
Author:
Hern
Author:
Urrea, Luis Alberto
Author:
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Author:
ndez
Author:
ndez, Sandra
Author:
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Author:
Hernandez, Sandra
Author:
Sandra Hern
Subject:
Emigration & Immigration
Edition Description:
Spanish-Language Edition
Series:
Voice of Witness
Publication Date:
20100431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
Spanish
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 15 oz

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