Suro, Roberto.

Strangers among us : Latino lives in a changing America / Roberto Suro. - 1st Vintage Books ed. - New York : Vintage Books, 1999. - x, 357 p. ; 21 cm.

Originally published in hardback: New York : Knopf, c1998.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-341) and index.

Children of the future -- Looking north -- From one man, a channel -- Day people, night people, madres -- Living by American rules -- Branding the babies -- Save our state -- Los Angeles : people in motion -- Houston : cantina patrol -- New York : from stickball to crack -- Miami : a barrio without borders -- New York : teetering on the heights -- Los Angeles : from the churn to the burn -- The city that worked -- From the burn to the backlash -- Closing the doors -- After the earthquake -- Accept the fear.

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Hispanic Americans--History--20th century.
Immigrants--History--United States--20th century.
Hispanic Americans--Social conditions.


Latin America--Emigration and immigration--History--20th century.
United States--Emigration and immigration--History--20th century.