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Capirotada : a Nogales memoir, Alberto Alvaro Ríos

Label
Capirotada : a Nogales memoir
Title
Capirotada
Title remainder
a Nogales memoir
Statement of responsibility
Alberto Alvaro Ríos
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir of growing up in a small Arizona border town. The Nogales of Rios's childhood shared a virtually open border with Nogales, Mexico Business was conducted casually between the two towns and playmates wandered back and forth
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 818/.5409
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.I587
LC item number
Z474 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Capirotada : a Nogales memoir, Alberto Alvaro Ríos
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Prologue: The lemon story -- One: A rough handshake -- Two: Four stitches -- the March of the altar boy army -- The chicken and the box -- Tarantulas -- The Vikings of America -- Mr. S.H. Kress and Aunt Matilde -- Three: the Flying men and the centipede -- Civic dentistry -- The bird-man -- The secret lion -- Yo Soy Negro -- Four: Days with names -- Capirotada -- Green cards -- The same house -- The Nogales to Nogales -- Radio -- KNOG -- Five: Pig cookies everywhere -- La Calera -- My father and the snow -- The Peśame -- The Cartoon mortuary -- Breaking Pinãtas -- Sir Francis Drake and me
Control code
41278478
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 145 p.
Isbn
9780826320933
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99030583
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1999.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Capirotada : a Nogales memoir, Alberto Alvaro Ríos
Publication
Contents
Prologue: The lemon story -- One: A rough handshake -- Two: Four stitches -- the March of the altar boy army -- The chicken and the box -- Tarantulas -- The Vikings of America -- Mr. S.H. Kress and Aunt Matilde -- Three: the Flying men and the centipede -- Civic dentistry -- The bird-man -- The secret lion -- Yo Soy Negro -- Four: Days with names -- Capirotada -- Green cards -- The same house -- The Nogales to Nogales -- Radio -- KNOG -- Five: Pig cookies everywhere -- La Calera -- My father and the snow -- The Peśame -- The Cartoon mortuary -- Breaking Pinãtas -- Sir Francis Drake and me
Control code
41278478
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 145 p.
Isbn
9780826320933
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99030583
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1999.
Other physical details
ill.

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