Franklin

Imperial / William T. Vollmann.

Author/Creator:
Vollmann, William T.
Publication:
New York : Viking, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xxx, 1306 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Mexicans -- California -- Imperial County -- History.
Mexicans -- California -- Imperial County -- Social conditions.
Immigrants -- California -- Imperial County -- History.
Immigrants -- California -- Imperial County -- Social conditions.
Migrant agricultural laborers -- California -- Imperial County -- History.
Migrant agricultural laborers -- California -- Imperial County -- Social conditions.
Imperial County (Calif.) -- Social conditions.
Summary:
For generations of migrant workers, Imperial County--the California desert region where the U.S. borders Mexico--has held the promise of paradise and the reality of hell. Award-winning writer Vollmann takes readers deep into the heart of this haunted region.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9780670020614
0670020613
OCLC:
233549192