Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Chicanos in the conversations|
|Statement||Elizabeth Rodriguez Kessler, Anne Perrin.|
|LC Classifications||E184.M5 R595 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2007045231|
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