From Out of the Shadows

An anniversary edition of the first full study of Mexican American women in the twentieth century, with new preface

From Out of the Shadows

From Out of the Shadows

Historian Vicki L. Ruiz here provides the first full study of Mexican-American women in the 20th century, in a narrative that is greatly enhanced by Ruiz's skillful use of interviews and personal stories, capturing a vivid sense of the Mexicana experience in the United States. For this new edition, Ruiz includes a preface that continues the story of the Mexicana experience in the United States, as well as the growth of the field of Latina history. What emerges from the book finally is a much-needed portrait of a very distinctive culture in America.

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From Out of the Shadows
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Vicki L. Ruiz, Vicki Ruíz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-05 - Publisher: OUP USA

Historian Vicki L. Ruiz here provides the first full study of Mexican-American women in the 20th century, in a narrative that is greatly enhanced by Ruiz's skillful use of interviews and personal stories, capturing a vivid sense of the Mexicana experience in the United States. For this new edition, Ruiz
From Out of the Shadows
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Vicki L. Ruiz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

From Out of the Shadows was the first full study of Mexican-American women in the twentieth century. Beginning with the first wave of Mexican women crossing the border early in the century, historian Vicki L. Ruiz reveals the struggles they have faced and the communities they have built. In a
From Out of the Shadows: The Envoy's Revenge
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Daniel Luther Jackson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-13 - Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

“Tex walked into the room and all hell broke loose” was an unapologetic cliffhanger I know for The Envoy Returns. Some things can’t be helped. Let me say thanks to my readers for hanging around to see how this part of the saga ends. There are great things in store
From Out of the Shadows: The Envoy Returns
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Daniel Luther Jackson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-13 - Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

An old man with amnesia, an orphaned young girl running from a secret government agency and an ex-soldier recuperating from his war injuries find themselves caught up in a rapid series of events that threaten the very destiny of the planet. A shadowy figure called The Envoy emerges from the
From Out of the Shadows - Sometimes Things Just Go Wrong
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Brian Fahey
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Brian A Fahey

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