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Author Santiago, Esmeralda.

Title When I was Puerto Rican / Esmeralda Santiago.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Vintage Books, 1994.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  974.7100468 Sa59Bs 1994    ---  DUE 05-15-20
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  974.71 San    ---  Available
Edition 1st Vintage Books ed.
Description 274 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: New York : Addison-Wesley, 1993.
Contents Prologue: how to eat a guava -- Jibara -- Fighting naked -- Someone is coming to take your lap -- American invasion of Macun -- Why women remain jamona -- Mami gets a job -- Mangle -- Letters from New York -- Casi Se~norita -- Dreams of a better life -- Angels on the ceiling -- You don't want to know -- Shot at it -- Epilogue: one of these days.
Subject Santiago, Esmeralda -- Childhood and youth.
Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Puerto Rico -- Biography.
New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.
ISBN 0679756760 : $11.00 ($14.95 Can.)

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