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  • Tortuga: A Novel
    University of New Mexico Press, Paperback, 2004
    University of New Mexico Press, Paperback, 2000
  • Tortuga
    U of New Mexico Press, Paperback, 1995
    UNIV. NM, Paperback, 1992
  • Tortuga: A Novel
    University of New Mexico Press, Paperback, 1988
  • Tortuga
    Editorial Justa, Paperback, 1982
  • Tortuga
    Editorial Justa Publications, Paperback, 1979

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Tortuga: A Novel

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 151 Ratings and 19 Reviews

Book Description
"Anaya's first book, Bless Me, Ultima, was a ground-breaking novel of the life and folklore of Chicanos in southeastern New Mexico. Tortuga, his third novel, far supercedes all ethnic and geographical boundaries. His children are all mankind. . . . it opens our eyes to the depths and heights of feeling within us . . . the accomplishment of a major novel."--Frank Waters
Book Information
PublisherUniversity of New Mexico Press
BindingPaperback (7 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages203
Publication Date03/01/1988
The Creators
About Rudolfo Anaya (Author) : Rudolfo Anaya is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Rudolfo Anaya include ChupaCabra and the Roswell UFO, Zia Summer, The First Tortilla: A ... more
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