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The horse in the kitchen : stories of a Mexican-American family

Author: Ralph M Flores
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"A heart-warming story of one family's struggles, survival, and eventual triumph. This immigration saga fits in the tradition of "Barrio Boy" and "Y no se lo trago la tierra." So readable you can't  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Flores, Ralph M.
Horse in the kitchen.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2003022127
(OCoLC)53215768
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph M Flores
OCLC Number: 607059425
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 194 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: El pueblo --
Quien vive? --
Elutherio's bull --
Election day --
El chino --
Automobile --
Raid --
El toro --
A wake --
El chapo --
Lazarus --
Mexican horses--part I --
Mexican horses--part II --
Coyote --
Mockingbird --
Carnival --
Schooling--part I --
Schooling--part II --
Schooling--part III --
King Cotton --
A killing --
Chopping cotton --
Heifer --
American dreams --
The crash --
The widow --
Califas.
Responsibility: Ralph M. Flores.

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"Flores has written an enchanting book about his family's life in a small town in northern Mexico, the hardships of the Mexican Revolution and the family's immigration to Arizona in 1918." "In an Read more...

 
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The new essay, "A Father's Tears," shows the author discovering the tenderness of his machismo father.  As a child, having seen his father cry only twice--when his brother died in WWII and when his mother died--the third time Ralph, as a dropout hippie misfit, learned from a friend that his stoic,...
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The new essay, "A Father's Tears," shows the author discovering the tenderness of his machismo father.  As a child, having seen his father cry only twice--when his brother died in WWII and when his mother died--the third time Ralph, as a dropout hippie misfit, learned from a friend that his stoic,...
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