The Republic of East L.A. Stories by Luis J. Rodriguez

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  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Hispanic Americans,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / Short Stories (single author),
  • East Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • Short stories

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL9248054M
ISBN 100066212634
ISBN 109780066212630

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Luis J. Rodriguez is the author of several critically acclaimed books, including Always Running, The Republic of East L.A., and Hearts and Hands, as well as poetry and books for children.

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