...y no se lo tragó la tierra / ...And the Earth Did Not Devour Him / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Turtleback Books
". . . Y no se lo Trago la Tierra", in the original Spanish, is Tomas Rivera's classic novel about a Mexican-American family's life as migrant workers during the 1950s, as seen through the eyes of a young boy. Exploited by farmers, shopkeepers and even fellow Mexican Americans, the boy must forge his self identity in the face of exploitation, death and disease, constant moving and conflicts with school officials.