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Author Alfaro-Velcamp, Theresa, 1967-

Title So far from Allah, so close to Mexico : Middle Eastern immigrants in modern Mexico / by Theresa Alfaro-Velcamp
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 272 pages) : illustrations, maps
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-255) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Arabs -- Mexico -- History.
Immigrants -- Mexico -- History.
Arab countries -- Emigration and immigration.
Mexico -- Emigration and immigration.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007004251
ISBN 0292794746 (electronic bk.)
9780292794740 (electronic bk.)
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(paperback; alk. paper)
(cl. ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)