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The Line Becomes a River

Dispatches from the Border

Francisco Cantú

For Francisco Cantú, the border is in the blood: his mother, a park ranger and daughter of a Mexican immigrant, raised him in the scrublands of the Southwest. Haunted by the landscape of his youth, Cantú joins the Border Patrol. He and his partners are posted to remote regions crisscrossed by drug routes and smuggling corridors, where they learn to...
Publish Date
February 5
First Published in 2018
Goodreads rating
Provides a different world view for those of us protected from some 'reality'.      source
Jun 08, 2019
For a deeper understanding of the US-Mexico #border / #immigration paradigm, I highly recommend @_franciscocantu’s book. It has further expanded my understanding of this complex, consuming issue of great importance.      source