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When Delaney Mossbacher knocks down a Mexican pedestrian, he neither reports the accident nor takes his victim to hospital. Instead the man accepts ...Show synopsisWhen Delaney Mossbacher knocks down a Mexican pedestrian, he neither reports the accident nor takes his victim to hospital. Instead the man accepts $20 and limps back to poverty and his pregnant 17-year-old wife, leaving Delaney to return to his privileged life in California. But these two men are fated against each other, as Delaney attempts to clear the land of the illegal immigrants who he thinks are turning his state park into a ghetto, and a boiling pot of racism and prejudice threatens to spill over.Hide synopsis
Tortilla Curtain (MacMillan Audio) – Audiobook cassette (1995)
T Coraghessan Boyle
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Audiobook cassette, MacMillan Audio 1995
ISBN: 1559273534 ISBN-13: 9781559273534
At once tragic and gripping, this audio encapsulates an American crisis of identity and values as volatile as the California landscape itself.At once tragic and gripping, this audio encapsulates an American crisis of identity and values as volatile as the California landscape itself.Hide
I really don?t know where to begin. This is a life-changing book ? a story that will put you in the shoes of people we see everyday ? but don?t really see. The book follows two parallel stories ? one of a poor, illegal immigrant couple who have landed in Southern California in desperate search for a ...
Just an in the novels and movies of the 30's and 40's,in which the heroes and heroines were often architects, developers, and other interlopers, "Tortilla Curtain" offers the reader chance to live in the new California of the Builders, Delaney and Kyra, ambitious Americans running to the pristine ...
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