The Resource Drug War Zone : Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of el Paso and Juárez

Drug War Zone : Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of el Paso and Juárez

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Drug War Zone : Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of el Paso and Juárez
Title
Drug War Zone
Title remainder
Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of el Paso and Juárez
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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Campbell, Howard
LC call number
HV5831.M46 -- C36 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
William and Bettye Nowlin Series in Art, History, and Culture of the Western Hemisphere
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  • Drug control -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Case studies
  • Drug traffic -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Case studies
  • Drug traffic -- Social aspects -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez -- Case studies
  • Drug traffic -- Social aspects -- Texas -- El Paso -- Case studies
Label
Drug War Zone : Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of el Paso and Juárez
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443427
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Publication
Copyright
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Introduction -- PART ONE. Smuggling in the Drug War Zone -- Introduction: Drug Trafficking -- Studies and Sources Relevant to the Mexican-American Drug War Zone -- La Nacha: The Heroin Queen of Juárez -- The Roots of Contraband Smuggling in El Paso -- Female Drug Lord -- Community-Based Drug Use, Smuggling, and Dealing in the 1970s and 1980s -- Selling Drugs in Downtown Juárez: Juan and Jorge -- A Young Smuggler and His Family -- Blaxicans: The Life of a Chicano Smuggler and Musician on the Borderline of African American and Mexican American Culture -- Drug Addiction and Drug Trafficking in the Life of an Anarchist -- Drug Smuggling through Tunnels: The Tale of a Scuba-Diving Instructor -- Witness to a Juárez Drug Killing -- Photo Insert -- PART TWO. Law Enforcement in the Drug War Zone -- Introduction: Ethnographic Dimensions of Law Enforcement in the Drug War Zone -- Undercover Agent on the Border: Cultural Disguises -- The Death of Francisco -- A Juárez Policeman Fighting Drug Traffickers -- Journalism and Drug Trafficking: Covering the Narco Beat on the Border -- Patrolling the Drug War Zone: A Border Patrol Agent in the War on Drugs -- Intelligence and the Drug War: Commander of an Antidrug Task Force on the Border -- Excerpt from Weed: Adventures of a Dope Smuggler, by Jerry Kamstra -- Agent against Prohibition -- Epilogue and Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
EBC3443427
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292799097
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443427
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443427
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10338587
  • (OCoLC)500998571
Label
Drug War Zone : Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of el Paso and Juárez
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443427
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Introduction -- PART ONE. Smuggling in the Drug War Zone -- Introduction: Drug Trafficking -- Studies and Sources Relevant to the Mexican-American Drug War Zone -- La Nacha: The Heroin Queen of Juárez -- The Roots of Contraband Smuggling in El Paso -- Female Drug Lord -- Community-Based Drug Use, Smuggling, and Dealing in the 1970s and 1980s -- Selling Drugs in Downtown Juárez: Juan and Jorge -- A Young Smuggler and His Family -- Blaxicans: The Life of a Chicano Smuggler and Musician on the Borderline of African American and Mexican American Culture -- Drug Addiction and Drug Trafficking in the Life of an Anarchist -- Drug Smuggling through Tunnels: The Tale of a Scuba-Diving Instructor -- Witness to a Juárez Drug Killing -- Photo Insert -- PART TWO. Law Enforcement in the Drug War Zone -- Introduction: Ethnographic Dimensions of Law Enforcement in the Drug War Zone -- Undercover Agent on the Border: Cultural Disguises -- The Death of Francisco -- A Juárez Policeman Fighting Drug Traffickers -- Journalism and Drug Trafficking: Covering the Narco Beat on the Border -- Patrolling the Drug War Zone: A Border Patrol Agent in the War on Drugs -- Intelligence and the Drug War: Commander of an Antidrug Task Force on the Border -- Excerpt from Weed: Adventures of a Dope Smuggler, by Jerry Kamstra -- Agent against Prohibition -- Epilogue and Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
EBC3443427
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292799097
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443427
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443427
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10338587
  • (OCoLC)500998571

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