Coyotes by Ted Conover
A Journey Across Borders With America's Illegal Aliens

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Disguised as an illegal alien, the author explores the outlaw realm of illegal immigration at the Mexican-American border and describes the role of the coyotes--mercenaries who sneak Mexican laborers into America
Title: Coyotes
Author: Conover, Ted
Publisher: Random House Inc
Publication Date: 1987/09/01
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Binding Type: PAPERBACK
Library of Congress: 87006101
 

About Ted Conover

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Ted Conover is the author of several books including Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing (winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize) and Rolling Nowhere: Riding the Rails with Americaa (TM)s Hoboes. His writing has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, The New Yorker, and National Geographic. Recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, he is Distinguished Writer-in-Residence in the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University. He lives in New York City.
 
Published January 10, 2013 by Ted Conover, via Smashwords and The Robbins Office. 288 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Travel, Action & Adventure. Non-fiction

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In 1983, Conover delivered an agreeably fresh-faced account of life among American railroad tramps (Rolling Nowhere); here, he offers an equally enthusiastic if more savvy chronicle of a year spent with Mexicans who sneak across the Rio Grande in search of jobs in ""El Norte."" Conover's sympathi...

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This first title in the Vintage Departures series (devoted to exploring the vastness of the world, of one's life, or even of one's own backyard'') focuses on the world of illegal aliens. Conover, au

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This first title in the Vintage Departures series (devoted to exploring the vastness of the world, of one's life, or even of one's own backyard'') focuses on the world of illegal aliens. Conover, au

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