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The Beast - a book by Martínez, Óscar

The Beast

Riding the Rails and Dodging Narcos on the Migrant Trail

The Beast( )
Author: Martínez, Óscar
Introduction by: Goldman, Francisco
Translator: Ugaz, Daniela Maria
Washington, John
ISBN:978-1-78168-132-9
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Verso Books
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

One day a few years ago, 300 migrants were kidnapped between the remote desert towns of Altar, Mexico, and Sasabe, Arizona. A local priest got 120 released, many with broken ankles and other marks of abuse, but the rest vanished. Óscar Martínez, a young writer from El Salvador, was in Altar soon after the abduction, and his account of the migrant disappearances is only one of the harrowing stories he garnered from two years spent...
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Book Details
Pages:224
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Emigration & Immigration
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.4 x 9.5 x 1.02 Inches
Book Weight:1.36 Pounds

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