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The Devil"s Highway by Luis Alberto Urrea

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Published by Little, Brown and Company in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24252960M
ISBN 109780316049283
OCLC/WorldCa502994067

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  The Devil's Highway is a nonfiction book that tells the story of twenty-six men who tried to cross the dangerous border between the U.S. and Mexico. The area the men tried to cross is a desert located in southern Arizona, with temperatures rising up to degrees Fahrenheit/5(50). Urrea begins by recounting briefly some of the history of the “haunted” desert which is home to the Cabeza Prieta (or “dark-head”) National Wildlife Refuge, and the particularly treacherous strip of desert known as the Devil’s Highway. Urrea invokes ancient religious texts which mention a vast desert known as Desolation, beneath which all of the fallen angels are buried. The Devil’s Highway is a retelling of the true story about immigration into the United States. As internationally known as a tragedy, in May , a group of Mexican men decided to cross the U.S border through the deadliest region in North America, the Arizonian desert. The Devil’s Highway, written by journalist Luis Alberto Urrea, is a true story about Mexican migration into the United States. It retells the tragic story from May of when a group of men attempted to cross the U.S. border. After entering the desert of Arizona, they endured the deadliest region in North America.

The Devil’s Highway: A True Story Pdf Doc Free Download; Download Torrent The Devil’s Highway: A True Story Pdf EPub Free; Free Download The Devil’s Highway: A True Story ; The Devil’s Highway: A True Story Pdf , , , , Download; Ebookee Alternative. Plot Summary The Devil’s Highway is a saddening narrative about the real-life perils of Mexican immigration. Specifically, journalist Luis Alberto Urrea chronicles the devastating journey of a group of men as they attempted to cross the U.S. border in May of by way of the deadliest region, the aptly named Devil’s Highway in Arizona. the devil s highway Download the devil s highway or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get the devil s highway book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The Devil's Highway Homework Help Questions. What are important quotes from chapters in Luis Alberto Urrea's book The Devil's Highway? Luis Alberto Urrea's book The Devil's Highway is a.

The Devil's Highway, is a pretty good book. Urrea sees no sacred cows - except for perhaps the poor individuals who dare to cross over to the U.S. Urrea's border landscape is murderous one, and the "Coyotes" that lead the illegals across are predators and gangsters. It's all about money/5.   In May , a group of men attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, through the deadliest region of the continent, /5(37). The Devil’s Highway, Urrea writes, has always had the mythic and seemingly vengeful atmosphere it possesses to this day. Innumerable lives have been claimed by this desert, in a manner similar to or even worse than the way the Wellton 26 are currently suffering. In other words, Urrea is suggesting that the story he is about tell is timeless. In The Devil’s Highway, author Luis Alberto Urrea describes the events surrounding the deaths of 14 Mexican migrants in the desert in May of Part I: Cutting the Drag begins with a chapter titled “The Rules of the Game.”.