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The Resource Still dreaming : my journey from the barrio to Capitol Hill, Luis Gutiérrez with Doug Scofield

Still dreaming : my journey from the barrio to Capitol Hill, Luis Gutiérrez with Doug Scofield

Label
Still dreaming : my journey from the barrio to Capitol Hill
Title
Still dreaming
Title remainder
my journey from the barrio to Capitol Hill
Statement of responsibility
Luis Gutiérrez with Doug Scofield
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 11-term Congressman "recounts his life between two worlds: too Puerto Rican in America, where he was born and yet was told to 'go back to where you came from'; too American in Puerto Rico, where he was ridiculed as a 'gringo' who couldn't speak Spanish"--Dust jacket flap
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gutierrez, Luis V.
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E901.1.G87
LC item number
A3 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scofield, Doug
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gutierrez, Luis V
  • United States
  • United States
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Label
Still dreaming : my journey from the barrio to Capitol Hill, Luis Gutiérrez with Doug Scofield
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cabdriver, exterminator, spark-plug salesman
  • Neon-orange campaign signs
  • Learning to beat the Chicago machine
  • I would cut my throat from ear to ear before I count those ballots
  • A soldier in Harold Washington's army
  • Cockfighting in the basement of your business is strictly prohibited
  • Congressional pay freeze, congressional pariah
  • Why don't you and your people just go back where you came from?
  • Fifty thousand new citizens
  • Senator Obama's fence
  • Ring of fire
  • Arrest me, not my friends
  • Immigrants can't wait any longer
  • Too Puerto Rican for America, too American for Puerto Rico
  • When Lincoln Park was Puerto Rican
  • Leaving home, going home
  • The gringo is bothering me
  • Paying sugarcane cutters under the flamboyán tree
  • Winning a medal for speaking English
  • A declaration of independence
  • Puerto Rican lucky numbers
Control code
1518592
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 413 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393088977
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013021316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1518592
  • (OCoLC)829738406
Label
Still dreaming : my journey from the barrio to Capitol Hill, Luis Gutiérrez with Doug Scofield
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cabdriver, exterminator, spark-plug salesman
  • Neon-orange campaign signs
  • Learning to beat the Chicago machine
  • I would cut my throat from ear to ear before I count those ballots
  • A soldier in Harold Washington's army
  • Cockfighting in the basement of your business is strictly prohibited
  • Congressional pay freeze, congressional pariah
  • Why don't you and your people just go back where you came from?
  • Fifty thousand new citizens
  • Senator Obama's fence
  • Ring of fire
  • Arrest me, not my friends
  • Immigrants can't wait any longer
  • Too Puerto Rican for America, too American for Puerto Rico
  • When Lincoln Park was Puerto Rican
  • Leaving home, going home
  • The gringo is bothering me
  • Paying sugarcane cutters under the flamboyán tree
  • Winning a medal for speaking English
  • A declaration of independence
  • Puerto Rican lucky numbers
Control code
1518592
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 413 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393088977
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013021316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1518592
  • (OCoLC)829738406

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