restricted access CONTENTS
In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:

FOREWORD BY JOSÉ E. LIMÓN xi ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xv INTRODUCTION 1 CHAPTER ONE Only in South Texas: Working and Educational Conditions in the Nueces Strip 14 CHAPTER TWO The Incident 54 CHAPTER THREE The Principal Actors in the Drama 86 CHAPTER FOUR Mobilization of Nueces Basin Mexican and Anglo Towns 113 CHAPTER FIVE State, National, and International Politics 147 CHAPTER SIX The Burial 178 CONTENTS 00-T2443-FM 12/9/02 3:16 PM Page vii F E L I X L O N G O R I A ’ S W A K E VIII CONCLUSION 195 NOTES 215 WORKS CITED 253 INDEX 263 00-T2443-FM 12/9/02 3:16 PM Page viii ...


Subject Headings

  • Texas -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
  • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
  • Longoria, Felix -- Death and burial.
  • Texas -- Politics and government -- 1951-.
  • You have access to this content
  • Free sample
  • Open Access
  • Restricted Access