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A History of the U. S. Border Patrol

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Author: Hernandez, Kelly Lytle
Series title:American Crossroads Ser.
Publication Date:May 2010
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $47.99
Book Description:

This is the untold history of the United States Border Patrol from its beginnings in 1924 as a small peripheral outfit to its emergence as a large professional police force. To tell this story, Kelly Lytle Hernández dug through a gold mine of lost and unseen records stored in garages, closets, an abandoned factory, and in U.S. and Mexican archives. Focusing on the daily challenges of policing the borderlands and bringing to light unexpected partners and forgotten dynamics,...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Emigration & Immigration
History / North America
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.1 x 22.6 x 2.435 cm
Book Weight:0.478 Kilograms

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