The Devil's Highway
A True Story
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ISBN10: 0316010804 ISBN13: 9780316010801 Publisher: Back Bay Books Published: Sep 19 2005 Pages: 239 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
From a Pulitzer Prize finalist, the single most compelling, lucid, and lyrical contemporary account of the absurdity of U.S. border policy (The Atlantic). In May 2001, a group of men attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, through the deadliest region of the continent, the Devil's Highway. Three years later, Luis Alberto Urrea wrote about what happened to them. The result was a national bestseller, a Pulitzer Prize finalist, a book of the year in multiple newspapers, and a work proclaimed as a modern American classic.