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Land of disenchantment Latina/o identities and transformations in northern New Mexico by Michael L. Trujillo

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMichael L. Trujillo
LC ClassificationsF802.E8 T78 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24461267M
ISBN 109780826347367
LC Control Number2009029167

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