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The Resource Forged under the sun : Forjada bajo el sol : the life of Maria Elena Lucas, edited and with an introduction by Fran Leeper Buss

Forged under the sun : Forjada bajo el sol : the life of Maria Elena Lucas, edited and with an introduction by Fran Leeper Buss

Label
Forged under the sun : Forjada bajo el sol : the life of Maria Elena Lucas
Title
Forged under the sun
Title remainder
Forjada bajo el sol : the life of Maria Elena Lucas
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Fran Leeper Buss
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Related
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lucas, María Elena
Dewey number
  • 331.88/13/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD6509.L83
LC item number
A3 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Buss, Fran Leeper
Series statement
Women and culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lucas, María Elena
  • Farm Labor Organizing Committee (Ohio)
  • Labor leaders
  • Mexican American agricultural laborers
  • Mexican American women
Label
Forged under the sun : Forjada bajo el sol : the life of Maria Elena Lucas, edited and with an introduction by Fran Leeper Buss
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Some of the poems in the book have been translated into Spanish
Bar code
  • 31223036225200
  • 31223036225192
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 35-44)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Making of a Farm Worker Woman -- Prologue: Birth of a Metaphor. 1. A Child of Promise. 2. Girlhood in the Northern Fields. 3. In the Back of the Class. 4. Take Your Pleadings to the Lord. 5. Tamed by the Monkey Demon. 6. Coming of Age: Shame and Terror. 7. The Child Weds: Learning to Think like a Married Woman. 8. Motherhood and Misery. 9. Caretaker of the Extended Family. 10. Opportunity and Betrayal -- pt. 2. Committed and Female within the Farm Worker Movement. 11. On Her Own: Life as a Single Parent. 12. The Hardships of the North. 13. Everything Shall Come to Pass: The Loss of Children. 14. A Sacred Call to Action. 15. To Live on Our Feet: Organizing the People. 16. "Nosotros Venceremos" 17. Exhaustion and Retreat. 18. Mujeres Valientes: Union Organizing for FLOC. 19. Retrenchment in Texas. 20. Yellow Rain. 21. The 1988 Campaign: Commitment, Disappointment, and Resignation -- pt. 3. Contemporary Border Life, Self-Expression, and Religious and Political Action and Theory. 22. Life among the Defeated. 23. A Different Madre de Cristo: Changing the Roles of Males and Females. 24. On the Wings of the Black Eagle: The Creative Impulse. 25. As the Sun Sets and the Beast Falls: The Creation of the Third Testament
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 314 p.
Isbn
9780472094325
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92046311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
27226011
Label
Forged under the sun : Forjada bajo el sol : the life of Maria Elena Lucas, edited and with an introduction by Fran Leeper Buss
Publication
Note
Some of the poems in the book have been translated into Spanish
Bar code
  • 31223036225200
  • 31223036225192
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 35-44)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Making of a Farm Worker Woman -- Prologue: Birth of a Metaphor. 1. A Child of Promise. 2. Girlhood in the Northern Fields. 3. In the Back of the Class. 4. Take Your Pleadings to the Lord. 5. Tamed by the Monkey Demon. 6. Coming of Age: Shame and Terror. 7. The Child Weds: Learning to Think like a Married Woman. 8. Motherhood and Misery. 9. Caretaker of the Extended Family. 10. Opportunity and Betrayal -- pt. 2. Committed and Female within the Farm Worker Movement. 11. On Her Own: Life as a Single Parent. 12. The Hardships of the North. 13. Everything Shall Come to Pass: The Loss of Children. 14. A Sacred Call to Action. 15. To Live on Our Feet: Organizing the People. 16. "Nosotros Venceremos" 17. Exhaustion and Retreat. 18. Mujeres Valientes: Union Organizing for FLOC. 19. Retrenchment in Texas. 20. Yellow Rain. 21. The 1988 Campaign: Commitment, Disappointment, and Resignation -- pt. 3. Contemporary Border Life, Self-Expression, and Religious and Political Action and Theory. 22. Life among the Defeated. 23. A Different Madre de Cristo: Changing the Roles of Males and Females. 24. On the Wings of the Black Eagle: The Creative Impulse. 25. As the Sun Sets and the Beast Falls: The Creation of the Third Testament
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 314 p.
Isbn
9780472094325
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92046311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
27226011

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