When Mexicans could play ball : basketball, race, and identity in San Antonio, 1928-1945 / by Ignacio M. García.

<P>In 1939, a team of short, scrappy kids from a vocational school established specifically for Mexican Americans became the high school basketball champions of San Antonio, Texas. Their win, and the ensuing riot it caused, took place against a backdrop of shifting and conflicted attitudes tow...

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Main Author: García, Ignacio M. (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2013.
Edition:First edition.
Online Access:Click for online access

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