Border Odyssey

Border Odyssey

Travels Along the US/Mexico Divide

Book - 2015 | First edition.
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Publisher: Austin :, University of Texas Press,, 2015.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780292756632
Characteristics: 318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Evidence of things not seen
The border etched in bones
Traveling the Valley of the Shadow
Two kinds of flight
Of roads, fences, and neighbors
Boca Chica sunset
The ghosts of Palmito Ranch
El ranchero
Border guards
Brownsville raids
Rio Grande guardians
World's most honest man
Cowboy priests
The hand-drawn ferry
Prohibition bar
Border walker
The road to Eagle Pass
Border ambassador
The last stay at Del Rio
Seminole Canyon
Braceros in murder city
Fort Davis and the Buffalo Soldiers
National park on the line
Pancho Villa and the Pink Store
Smoke on the Apacheria
A grandmother mourns at the wall
Fences and neighbors
Ground zero of the border crisis
Altar and sacrifice
Phoenix rising
Tohono sacred peak and desert deaths
Campesinos Sin Fronteras
The wall of shame and entrepreneurship
Graves of unknown farmworkers
Desert view tower and the X-Men
Walking alone through Friendship Park
As if it were not there.


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