Conflict at the border

true tales of a U.S. Customs border officer!
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Golden West Publishers , Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A
Park, Charles S., 1913- -- Anecdotes., U.S. Customs Service -- History -- Anecdotes., U.S. Customs Service -- Officials and employees -- Anecdotes., Customs administration -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Anecdotes., Mexican-American Border Region -- Social life and customs -- Anecd

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Statementwords and illustrations by Charles S. Park.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHJ6622 .A6 1989a
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2184094M
ISBN 100914846418
LC Control Number89001923
OCLC/WorldCa19323863

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The Other Dispute on the U.S.-Mexico Border In the United States invaded and forced Mexico to cede almost half its territory. Now some Mexicans want their land : Kavitha Surana. Mexican-U.S. Border Relations: Opportunities and Obstacles The Conflict.

Every year, thousand of immigrants, tourists, goods, and drugs enter the United States from Mexico or enter Mexico from the United ns over the border regarding the importing of illegal goods, including drugs, legal and illegal immigration, as well as the matter of cultural domination have made relations.

Military vehicles crossing the 38th parallel during the Korean War. Some borders, like that between the United States and Canada, are peaceful ones.

Others are places of conflict caused by rivalries between countries or peoples, disputes over national resources, or disagreements about the past.

Eight of the most contentious borders in the world. This volume is about border landscapes, with emphasis on the varying impact that political decision-making and ideological differences can have on the environment at border locations, for example.

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Some feel that despite the problems that may arise here, the. Genre/Form: Anecdotes History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Park, Charles S., Conflict at the border. Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A.: Golden West Publishers.The book primarily covers the time frame of – when the United States crossed into Mexico to stop raids and incursions on the U.S.–Mexico border.

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