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The Resource Orange County : a personal history, Gustavo Arellano

Orange County : a personal history, Gustavo Arellano

Label
Orange County : a personal history
Title
Orange County
Title remainder
a personal history
Statement of responsibility
Gustavo Arellano
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nationally bestselling author, syndicated columnist, and the spiciest voice of the Mexican-American community, Gustavo Arellano delivers the hilarious and poignant follow-up to Ask a Mexican, his critically acclaimed debut. Orange County not only weaves Gustavo's family story with the history of Orange County and the modern Mexican-immigrant experience but also offers sharp, caliente insights into a wide range of political, cultural, and social issues
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arellano, Gustavo
Dewey number
  • 979.4/96053092
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F868.O6
LC item number
A69 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arellano, Gustavo
  • Arellano, Gustavo
  • Arellano, Gustavo
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican American families
  • Immigrants
  • Ethnic relations
  • Families
  • Immigrants
  • Manners and customs
  • Mexican American families
  • Mexican Americans
  • Orange County (Calif.)
  • Orange County (Calif.)
  • Orange County (Calif.)
  • California
Label
Orange County : a personal history, Gustavo Arellano
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: this is how we do it in the OC (don't call it that) -- Flying potatoes, anchor babies, and kidnapped teen brides: the Mirandas go North -- "Our climate is faultless": constructing America's perpetual Eden -- His fake green card, her tomato packing -- Where all the good idiot Republicans go to die -- The Philadelphia story -- Gimme that OC religion -- Genesis and the Stetson -- The beaner-bashing capital of America -- My Mexican awakening -- The "real" real Orange County Reel, or: about those stupid television show, why Orange county is "hip," and what's really real and what's somewhat real, for Real! -- Becoming "The Mexican" -- Insert concluding Orange cliché here
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9781416540045
Lccn
2008020502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn227572914
  • (OCoLC)227572914
Label
Orange County : a personal history, Gustavo Arellano
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: this is how we do it in the OC (don't call it that) -- Flying potatoes, anchor babies, and kidnapped teen brides: the Mirandas go North -- "Our climate is faultless": constructing America's perpetual Eden -- His fake green card, her tomato packing -- Where all the good idiot Republicans go to die -- The Philadelphia story -- Gimme that OC religion -- Genesis and the Stetson -- The beaner-bashing capital of America -- My Mexican awakening -- The "real" real Orange County Reel, or: about those stupid television show, why Orange county is "hip," and what's really real and what's somewhat real, for Real! -- Becoming "The Mexican" -- Insert concluding Orange cliché here
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9781416540045
Lccn
2008020502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn227572914
  • (OCoLC)227572914

Library Locations

    • Joe A. Guerra, Laredo Public Library – MainBorrow it
      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
      27.5416154 -99.4826071
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