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Mexican-Americans in a Midwest metropolis

Julian Samora

Mexican-Americans in a Midwest metropolis

a study of East Chicago

by Julian Samora

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Published in [Los Angeles] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indiana,
  • East Chicago.
    • Subjects:
    • Mexicans -- Indiana -- East Chicago

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementby Julian Samora [and] Richard A. Lamanna.
      SeriesMexican-American Study Project. Advance report, 8
      ContributionsLamanna, Richard A., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.M5 C3 no. 8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 164 p.
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5564226M
      LC Control Number67065607

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Mexican-Americans in a Midwest metropolis: a study of East Chicago, by Julian Samora [and] Richard A. Lamanna. Format Book Published [Los Angeles] Description x, p. illus., maps. 28 cm. Other contributors Lamanna, Richard A. joint Mexican-Americans in a Midwest metropolis book.

Uniform series Advance report (University of California, Los Angeles. Get this from a library. Mexican-Americans in a Midwest metropolis: a study of East Chicago. [Julian Samora; Richard A Lamanna]. From the Inside Flap.

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