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Murder city Ciudad Juárez and the global economy's new killing fields

Author: Charles Bowden; Julián Cardona
Publisher: New York, NY Nation Books 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback first publishedView all editions and formats
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Ciudad Juarez lies just across the Rio Grande from El Paso, Texas. A once-thriving border town, it now resembles a failed state. Infamously known as the place where women disappear, its murder rate exceeds that of Baghdad. Last year 1,607 people were killed, a number that is on pace to increase in 2009. In Murder City, Charles Bowden, one of the few journalists who has spent extended periods of time in Juarez, has  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Bowden; Julián Cardona
ISBN: 9781568586458 1568586450 9781568586229 1568586221
OCLC Number: 1000295234
Notes: Hardcover originally published in 2011 by Nation Books
Description: xiv, 328 Seiten Illustrationen
Responsibility: Charles Bowden ; Photographs by Julián Cardona

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From the award-winning, critically acclaimed Charles Bowden, a stunning work of reportage on Ciudad Juarez--the blood-soaked town caught in the crosshairs of Mexico's escalating drug wars  Read more...

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