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6 edition of We took the streets found in the catalog.

We took the streets

fighting for Latino rights with the Young Lords

by Miguel Melendez

  • 109 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Young Lords (Organization) -- History,
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Politics and government -- 20th century,
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
    • Political activists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMiguel "Mickey" Melendez ; with a foreword by Jose Torres.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.P85 M455 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 256 p. :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3306422M
      ISBN 10081353559X
      LC Control Number2004050954

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Written with passion and compelling detail, We Took the Streets tells the story of how one group took on the establishment—and won. Read more Read less "Devoted" by Dean KoontzCited by:   We Took the Streets is one man's passionate and inspiring story of the Puerto Rican struggle for equality, We took the streets book rights, and by:   The book "We Took the Streets" by Miguel Melendez, was a very interesting book.

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