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Author Alfaro-Velcamp, Theresa, 1967-

Title So far from Allah, so close to Mexico [electronic resource] : Middle Eastern immigrants in modern Mexico / by Theresa Alfaro-Velcamp.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 272 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-255) and index.
Contents Amplifying mexicanidad -- Locating Middle Easterners in national and transnational histories -- Turco sojourners come to Porfirian Mexico -- Borderland merchants in revolutionary Mexico -- Middle Eastern immigrants and foreigners in post-revolutionary Mexico -- Peddling, positioning, and prosperity -- Conclusion : meanings of multiculturalism.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Arabs -- Mexico -- History.
Immigrants -- Mexico -- History.
Mexico -- Emigration and immigration.
Arab countries -- Emigration and immigration.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780292716407 (cl. : alk. paper)
0292716400 (cl. : alk. paper)
9780292716414 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0292716419 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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