La Posada and Other Stories: Backroads of America

La Posada and Other Stories: Backroads of America

by Robert Miskimon

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La Posada and Other Stories: Backroads of America by Robert Miskimon

A collection of stories that includes the novella-length La Posada, the story of a group of Mexican-American farmworkers in the Salinas Valley of California who defy their corporate bosses to form a union and create their own farming cooperative. Other stories deal with the pain of adolescent love, rural eccentrics of the South and the death of a loved one.

Author Biography: Robert Miskimon was born and raised in Richmond, Va. and now lives in Washington State. During a long career as a journalist, he covered farm labor in the Salinas Valley of California. His previously published novels are A Wind Is Rising, What Death Can Touch, and Plastic Jesus.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738854748
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
Publication date: 03/01/2001
Edition description: 1st Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.58(d)

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