EL NORTE ES COMO EL MAR
El Norte es como el mar

"The North is like the sea" - a worker's expression summing up his migration experience, his failed tries to cross the U.S.-Mexico borde in more than thirty occations, and his deportation.

This book compiles thirteen interviews to Mexican migrants as live testimonies of experiences, adventures, and deception of thousand of workers looking for a job beyond the border. The life histories compiled in this book, account various migration phases: separation, arriving to the border, undocumented crossing, labor market, daily life, return home, or their permanent stay.

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ROSTROS Y RASTROS
Rostros y rastros

This book compiles interviews to migrant workers in the U.S. Interviews are never enough to learn about this subject. Each case has its pecularities. Interviews are the voices of those who do not have documents.

Interviews have two main themes: braceros and undocumented migrants, and female migration and medium class migrants.

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