They called them greasers. (Book, 1983) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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They called them greasers.

They called them greasers.

Author: Arnoldo de León
Edition/Format:   Print book

This seminal work in the historical literature of race relations in Texas examines the attitudes of whites toward Mexicans in nineteenth-century Texas.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnoldo de León
ISBN: 0292703635 9780292703636 0292780540 9780292780545
DOI: 10.7560/703636
OCLC Number: 713084334
Contents: PrefaceA Note on Terminology1. Initial Contacts: Redeeming Texas from Mexicans, 1821-18362. N*****s, Redskins, and Greasers: Tejano Mixed-Bloods in a White Racial State3. An Indolent People4. Defective Morality5. Disloyalty and Subversion6. Leyendas Negras7. Frontier "Democracy" and Tejanos-the Antebellum Period8. Frontier "Democracy" and Tejanos-the Postbellum Period9. Epilogue: "Not the White Man's EqualNotesBibliographyIndex
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This well-written, comprehensive account of Anglo-American stereotypes of Mexicans in nineteenth-century Texas makes for interesting reading. . . . As the author notes, the heritage of the past still Read more...

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