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Aztlán and Viet Nam: Chicano and Chicana Experiences of the War (American Crossroads #4)

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Showcasing over sixty short stories, poems, speeches, and articles, Aztlán and Viet Nam is the first anthology of Mexican American writings about the U.S. war in Southeast Asia. The words are startlingly frank, moving, and immensely powerful, as they call to our attention an important and neglected part of U.S. history. Gathered from many little-known sources, the works re ...more
Paperback, 337 pages
Published March 1st 1999 by University of California Press
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Jeanette
Jun 24, 2014 Jeanette rated it it was amazing
I completed this book as part of my research on the Chicano/Mexican-American experiences for a class covering protest narrative during the Vietnam war. It's an excellent book that captures stories, poetry, and letters of Mexican-Americans that fill in the blanks of American history education.
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May 10, 2013 Mushroom rated it it was amazing
This book took me nearly ten years to read. Not because it wasn't good. it brought back too many painful memories of my time in Viet Nam.
I wrote chapter 27 in the compilation.
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This book was stolen from an idiot... so I started it and then didn't finish... we'll see if it ever turns up again.
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