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6 edition of The Devil in Silicon Valley found in the catalog.

The Devil in Silicon Valley

Northern California, Race, and Mexican Americans

by Stephen J. Pitti

  • 373 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • California,
  • United States - State & Local - West,
  • Ethnic Studies - Hispanic American Studies,
  • Minority Studies - Race Relations,
  • Social History,
  • American History,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • Latin American Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7758845M
    ISBN 100691118469
    ISBN 109780691118468

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