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The Resource Into the beautiful North : a novel, Luis Alberto Urrea

Into the beautiful North : a novel, Luis Alberto Urrea

Label
Into the beautiful North : a novel
Title
Into the beautiful North
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Luis Alberto Urrea
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Nineteen-year-old Nayeli works at a taco shop in her Mexican village and dreams about her father, who journeyed to the US when she was young. Recently, it has dawned on her that he isn't the only man who has left town. In fact, there are almost no men in the village--they've all gone north. While watching The Magnificent Seven, Nayeli decides to go north herself and recruit seven men--her own "Siete Magníficos"--To repopulate her hometown and protect it from the bandidos who plan on taking it over."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Urrea, Luis Alberto
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3571.R74
LC item number
I56 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • City and town life
  • Brigands and robbers
  • Illegal aliens
  • Return migration
  • Mexico
  • Brigands and robbers
  • City and town life
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Illegal aliens
  • Return migration
  • Young women
  • Mexico
  • United States
  • City and town life
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Father-child relationship
Label
Into the beautiful North : a novel, Luis Alberto Urrea
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Nineteen-year-old Nayeli works at a taco shop in her Mexican village and dreams about her father, who journeyed to the US when she was young. Recently, it has dawned on her that he isn't the only man who has left town. In fact, there are almost no men in the village -- they've all gone north. While watching The Magnificent Seven, Nayeli decides to go north herself and recruit seven men -- her own "Siete Magníficos" -- to repopulate her hometown and protect it from the bandidos who plan on taking it over." -- Provided by publisher
Control code
ocn248539798
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780316025263
Lccn
2008039962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o248539798
  • (OCoLC)248539798
Label
Into the beautiful North : a novel, Luis Alberto Urrea
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Nineteen-year-old Nayeli works at a taco shop in her Mexican village and dreams about her father, who journeyed to the US when she was young. Recently, it has dawned on her that he isn't the only man who has left town. In fact, there are almost no men in the village -- they've all gone north. While watching The Magnificent Seven, Nayeli decides to go north herself and recruit seven men -- her own "Siete Magníficos" -- to repopulate her hometown and protect it from the bandidos who plan on taking it over." -- Provided by publisher
Control code
ocn248539798
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780316025263
Lccn
2008039962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o248539798
  • (OCoLC)248539798

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