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Dear America : notes of an undocumented citizen

Vargas, Jose Antonio, author.

New York, NY : Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow, [2018]

xiii, 232 pages ; 20 cm

An "account from Jose Antonio Vargas, a ... journalist who happens to be the most well-known undocumented immigrant in the United States. Born in the Philippines and brought to the U.S. illegally as a 12-year-old, Vargas hid in plain-sight for years, writing for some of the most prestigious news organizations in the country ... while lying about where he came from and how he got here. After publicly admitting his undocumented status, ... Vargas has challenged the definition of what it means to be an American, and has advocated for the human rights of immigrants and migrants during the largest global movement of people in modern history"-- Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9780062851352 (hbk.)

ISBN:

0062851357 (hbk.)

LC Call No:

PN4874.V37 V37 2018

Dewey Class No:

304.8/73 B 23

Author:

Vargas, Jose Antonio, author.

Title:

Dear America : notes of an undocumented citizen / Jose Antonio Vargas.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

xiii, 232 pages ; 20 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

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Summary:

An "account from Jose Antonio Vargas, a ... journalist who happens to be the most well-known undocumented immigrant in the United States. Born in the Philippines and brought to the U.S. illegally as a 12-year-old, Vargas hid in plain-sight for years, writing for some of the most prestigious news organizations in the country ... while lying about where he came from and how he got here. After publicly admitting his undocumented status, ... Vargas has challenged the definition of what it means to be an American, and has advocated for the human rights of immigrants and migrants during the largest global movement of people in modern history"-- Provided by publisher.

Subject:

Vargas, Jose Antonio.

Subject:

Journalists--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Motion picture producers and directors--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Illegal aliens--United States--Biography.

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