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The Resource Reflections on a Puerto Rican life : Benjy Lopez : a picaresque tale of emigration and return, Barry B. Levine

Reflections on a Puerto Rican life : Benjy Lopez : a picaresque tale of emigration and return, Barry B. Levine

Label
Reflections on a Puerto Rican life : Benjy Lopez : a picaresque tale of emigration and return
Title
Reflections on a Puerto Rican life
Title remainder
Benjy Lopez : a picaresque tale of emigration and return
Statement of responsibility
Barry B. Levine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Barry B.
Dewey number
  • 304.8/747107295092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
F128.9.P85
LC item number
L676 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lopez, Benjy
  • Puerto Ricans
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Puerto Rico
Label
Reflections on a Puerto Rican life : Benjy Lopez : a picaresque tale of emigration and return, Barry B. Levine
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0826/2008034589.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published under title: Benjy Lopez. New York : Basic Books, 1980. With new introd
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-207)
Contents
Prologue, by Robert Farris Thompson -- Reflections on a Puerto Rican Life -- Metamorphoses of a Jíbaro -- In Search of Dignity -- From Testimonial to Testament -- Testimonial -- 1. Salpicar: The Splash -- 2. My First Growing-up (1922-1940) -- 3. I Become Such a GI (1940-1943) -- 4. My New Way with the Army (1943-1945) -- 5. We Conquerors (1945) -- 6. The System Is Upstairs (1945) -- 7. Marine Tiger, or "500,000 Came for Dinner" (1946-1951) -- 8. A Jíbaro in a Goddamn Place Like That (1946) -- 9. What the United States Was All About (1946) -- 10. Forced to End Innocence (1946-1947) -- 11. B-29s (1947) -- 12. Marriage by Proxy (1948-1950) -- 13. Every University Has a Dubinsky (1950-1951) -- 14. How Eisenhower Ruined the Neighborhood (1947-1952) -- 15. These Cubans, They Were All My Friends (1952) -- 16. Don't Use That Goddamn Word "Crime"! (1953) -- 17. Trip Guy (1951-1953) -- 18. The Hacking Deal (1952-1956) -- 19. Turning Points (1955-1961) -- 20. My Exile from Puerto Rico (1961-1965) -- 21. The Waterfront Deal Was Dying for Me (1961-1965) -- 22. Even Inside Puerto Rico (1966) -- 23. If I Keep on Thinking... -- Changing the Story -- An Activist Sociology -- Inconvenient Individuals -- The Sad Tale of the Puerto Rican Testimonial -- Notes to Essays -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Markus Wiener Publishers ed.
Extent
x, 209 p.
Isbn
9781558764835
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008034589
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244177143
  • (OCoLC)244177143
  • 1983452
Label
Reflections on a Puerto Rican life : Benjy Lopez : a picaresque tale of emigration and return, Barry B. Levine
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0826/2008034589.html
Publication
Note
Originally published under title: Benjy Lopez. New York : Basic Books, 1980. With new introd
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-207)
Contents
Prologue, by Robert Farris Thompson -- Reflections on a Puerto Rican Life -- Metamorphoses of a Jíbaro -- In Search of Dignity -- From Testimonial to Testament -- Testimonial -- 1. Salpicar: The Splash -- 2. My First Growing-up (1922-1940) -- 3. I Become Such a GI (1940-1943) -- 4. My New Way with the Army (1943-1945) -- 5. We Conquerors (1945) -- 6. The System Is Upstairs (1945) -- 7. Marine Tiger, or "500,000 Came for Dinner" (1946-1951) -- 8. A Jíbaro in a Goddamn Place Like That (1946) -- 9. What the United States Was All About (1946) -- 10. Forced to End Innocence (1946-1947) -- 11. B-29s (1947) -- 12. Marriage by Proxy (1948-1950) -- 13. Every University Has a Dubinsky (1950-1951) -- 14. How Eisenhower Ruined the Neighborhood (1947-1952) -- 15. These Cubans, They Were All My Friends (1952) -- 16. Don't Use That Goddamn Word "Crime"! (1953) -- 17. Trip Guy (1951-1953) -- 18. The Hacking Deal (1952-1956) -- 19. Turning Points (1955-1961) -- 20. My Exile from Puerto Rico (1961-1965) -- 21. The Waterfront Deal Was Dying for Me (1961-1965) -- 22. Even Inside Puerto Rico (1966) -- 23. If I Keep on Thinking... -- Changing the Story -- An Activist Sociology -- Inconvenient Individuals -- The Sad Tale of the Puerto Rican Testimonial -- Notes to Essays -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Markus Wiener Publishers ed.
Extent
x, 209 p.
Isbn
9781558764835
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008034589
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244177143
  • (OCoLC)244177143
  • 1983452

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