"A Select List of Books in Mexican-American History (2018) Update," by Dr. John R. Chavez, SMU

"A Select List of Books in Mexican-American History (2018) Update," by Dr. John R. Chavez, SMU

Happy to share this excellent resource on texts in the area of Mexican American history by Dr. John R. Chavez, history professor at Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas. 
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A Select List of Books in Mexican-American History (2018 update)

John R. Chavez
Southern Methodist University, jchavez@smu.edu

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A SELECT LIST OF BOOKS IN MEXICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY

The following list of secondary sources includes surveys and monographs, but few collections or biographies; while some works may overlap disciplines, their content is historical on the whole and focused significantly on ethnic Mexicans in the United States.

Acosta, Sal.  Sanctioning Matrimony:  Western Expansion and Interethnic Marriage in the Arizona Borderlands.  Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 2016.

Acosta, Teresa Palomo, and Winegarten, Ruthe.  Las Tejanas:  300 Hundred Years of History.  Jack and Doris Smothers Series in Texas History, Life, and Culture, no.
10. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.

Acuña, Rodolfo.  Occupied America:  A History of Chicanos.  8th ed.  New York: Pearson, Longman, 2014.

-----. Corridors of Migration: The Odyssey of Mexican Laborers, 1600-1933.  Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2007.

-----. East Los Angeles: A Community under Siege: A Chronicle of Chicanos East of the Los Angeles River, 1945-1975. Monograph no.11. Los Angeles: Chicano Studies Research Center Publications, University of California, 1984.

Alanís Enciso, Saúl Fernando. They Should Stay There:  The Story of Mexican Migration and Repatriation during the Great Depression.  Translation by Russ Davidson. Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press, 2017.

Alaniz, Yolanda, and Cornish, Megan.  ¡Viva la Raza!  Chicano Identity and Resistance.
Seattle, Wash:  Red Letter Press, 2008.

Alamillo, José M.  Making Lemonade Out of Lemons:  Mexican American Labor and Leisure in a California Town, 1880-1960. Statue of Liberty—Ellis Island Centennial Series.  Urbana:  University of Illinois Press, 2006.

Allsup, Carl.  The American G.I. Forum: Origins and Evolution.  Austin: Center for Mexican American Studies and University of Texas Press, 1982.

Almaguer, Tomás.  Racial Fault Lines:  The Historical Origins of White Supremacy in California. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1994.

Alonzo, Armando C.  Tejano Legacy: Rancheros and Settlers in South Texas, 1734- 1900.  Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1998.

Alvarez, Luis.  The Power of the Zoot:  Youth Culture and Resistance during World War
II.  American Crossroads.  Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2008.

Anders, Evan.  Boss Rule in South Texas:  The Progressive Era.  Austin: University of Texas Press, 1982.

Andrés, Benny J.  Power and Control in the Imperial Valley: Nature, Agribusiness, and Workers on the California Borderland, 1900-1940. College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2014.

Arredondo, Gabriela F. Mexican Chicago: Race, Identity, and Nation, 1916-39. Statue of Liberty—Ellis Island Centennial Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008.

Araiza, Lauren.  To March for Others: The Black Freedom Struggle and the United Farm Workers.  Philadelphia:  University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013.

Balderrama, Francisco E.  In Defense of La Raza:  The Los Angeles Mexican Consulate and the Mexican Community, 1929 to 1936.  Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 1982.

----- and Rodríguez, Raymond.  Decade of Betrayal:  Mexican Repatriation in the 1930s.
Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1995.

Barajas, Frank P.  Curious Unions Mexican American Workers and Resistance in Oxnard, California, 1898-1961.  Lincoln:  University of Nebraska Press, 2012.

Barton, Paul. Hispanic Methodists, Presbyterians, and Baptists in Texas. Jack and Doris Smothers Series in Texas History, Life, and Culture, no. 18. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2006.

Bebout, Lee.  Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies.
Minneapolis:  University of Minnesota Press, 2011.

Behnken, Brian D.  Fighting Their Own Battles: Mexican Americans, African Americans, and the Struggle for Civil Rights in Texas. Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press, 2011.

Benton-Cohen, Katherine.  Borderline Americans:  Racial Division and Labor War in the Arizona Borderlands.  Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2009.

Blackwelder, Julia.  Women of the Depression:  Caste and Culture in San Antonio, 1929- 1939. College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 1984.

Blackwell, Maylei.  Chicana Power!:  Contested Histories of Feminism in the Chicano Movement.  Chicana Matters Series. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2011.

Blanton, Carlos Kevin.  A Promising Problem: The New Chicana/o History.  Austin: University of Texas Press, 2016.

-----.  The Strange Career of Bilingual Education in Texas, 1836-1981.
College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2004.

Bowman, Timothy P.  Blood Oranges:  Colonialism and Agriculture in the South Texas Borderlands.  College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2016.

Boyle, Susan Calafate.  Los Capitalistas:  Hispano Merchants and the Santa Fe Trade.
Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1997.

Brackenridge, R. Douglas, and García-Treto, Francisco O.  Iglesia Presbiteriana:  A History of Presbyterians and Mexican Americans in the Southwest. Presbyterian Historical Society Publications, 15. San Antonio:  Trinity University Press, 1974.

Buitrón, Richard A.  The Quest for Tejano Identity in San Antonio, Texas, 1913-2000.
Latino Communities:  Emerging Voices. New York: Routledge, 2004.

Cadava, Geraldo L. Standing on Common Ground:  The Making of a Sunbelt Borderland.  Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2013.

Calderón, Roberto R.  Mexican Coal Mining Labor in Texas and Coahuila, 1880-1930.
Rio Grande/Rio Bravo:  Borderlands Culture and Traditions, no. 2. College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2000.

Camarillo, Albert.  Chicanos in a Changing Society:  From Mexican Pueblos to American Barrios in Santa Barbara and Southern California, 1848-1930.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1979.

-----. Chicanos in California. San Francisco:  Boyd & Fraser, 1984.

Cardoso, Lawrence A.  Mexican Emigration to the United States, 1897-1931: Socio- Economic Patterns.  Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 1980.

Carrigan, William D., and Clive Webb. Forgotten Dead: Mob Violence against Mexicans in the United States, 1848-1928.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Carroll, Patrick J.   Feli x Lon gori a’s  W ake:   B er ea vement,  R acism ,  and  the  R ise of  Mexican American Activism.  History, Culture, and Society Series.  Austin: University of Texas Press, Center for Mexican American Studies, 2003.

Casas, María Raquel.  Married to a Daughter of the Land:  Spanish-Mexican Women and
 Interethnic Marriage in California, 1820-1880.  Reno:  University of Nevada Press,  2007.

Chávez, Ernesto.   M y P e ople  First!  “Mi  Raza Primero!”  Nationalism, Identity, and Insurgency in the Chicano Movement in Los Angeles, 1966-1978.  Berkeley and Los Angeles:  University of California Press, 2002.

-----.  The U.S. War with Mexico:  A Brief History with Documents. Boston, Mass.: Bedford/St. Martins, 2008

Chávez, John R.  The Lost Land:  The Chicano Image of the Southwest.  Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1984.

-----. Eastside Landmark: A History of the East Los Angeles Community Union, 1968- 1993.  Stanford, Calif.:  Stanford University Press, 1998.

Chávez, Thomas E. An Illustrated History of New Mexico.  Niwot, Colo.: University Press of Colorado, 1992.

Chávez-García, Miroslava.  Negotiating Conquest:  Gender and Power in California, 1770s to 1880s.  Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 2004.

-----.  States of Deli nque nc y:   R a ce and  S ci ence i n  the  Making o f  Cali forn ia’s  J uvenil e  Justice System.  American Crossroads, 35.  Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2012.

Cohen, Deborah.  Braceros: Migrant Citizens and Transnational Subjects in the Post-War United States and Mexico.  Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press, 2011.

Cool, Paul.  Salt Warriors:  Insurgency on the Rio Grande.  No. 11, Canseco-Keck History.  College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2008.

Crimm, Ana Carolina Castillo.  De León:  A Tejano Family History.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 2003.

Cuéllar, Carlos E.  Stories from the Barrio:  A History of Mexican Fort Worth.  Fort Worth:  Texas Christian University Press, 2003.

Daniel, Clete.  Chicano Workers and the Politics of Fairness: The FEPC in the Southwest, 1941-1945.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 1991.

De la Garza, Beatriz. From the Republic of the Rio Grande. Jack and Doris Smothers Series in Texas History, Life, and Culture. Austin: University of Texas
Press, 2013.

De León, Arnoldo.  Ethnicity in the Sunbelt:  A History of Mexican Americans in Houston.  Mexican American Monograph Series, no. 7.  Houston: Mexican American Studies Program, University of Houston, 1989.

-----.  Mexican Americans in Texas:  A Brief History.  Arlington Heights, Ill.:  Harlan Davidson, 1993.

-----. Racial Frontiers: Africans, Chinese, and Mexicans in Western America, 1848- 1890. Histories of the American Frontier. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2002.

-----.  San Angelenos:  Mexican Americans in San Angelo, Texas. San Angelo, Tex.: Mulberry Avenue Books for the Fort Concho Museum Press, 1985.

-----. The Tejano Community, 1836-1900. Contribution by Kenneth L. Stewart.
Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1982.

-----.  They Called Them Greasers:  Anglo Attitudes toward Mexicans in Texas, 1821- 1900.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 1983.

----- and Stewart, Kenneth L.  Tejanos and the Numbers Game:  A Socio-Historical Interpretation from the Federal Censuses, 1850-1900. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1989.

Deutsch, Sarah.  No Separate Refuge:  Culture, Class and Gender on an Anglo-Hispanic Frontier in the American Southwest. New York:  Oxford University Press, 1987.

Deverell, William. Whitewashed Adobe:  The Rise of Los Angeles and the Remaking of Its Mexican Past.  Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2004.

Dewey, Alicia M. Pesos and Dollars: Entrepreneurs in the Texas-Mexico Borderlands, 1880-1940.  Connecting the Greater West. College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 2014.

Dimas, Pete R.  Progress and a Mex ican  Ameri can  C omm unit y’ s Struggle for Existence: Phoenix ’s Golden Gate Bar rio .  New York:  Peter Lang, 1999.

Driscoll, Barbara A. The Tracks North:  The Railroad Bracero Program of World War II. CMAS Books.  Austin:  Center for Mexican American Studies, University of Texas Press, 1999.

Echeverría, Darius V.  Aztlán Arizona: Mexican American Educational Empowerment, 1968-1978. Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 2014.

Escobar, Edward. Race, Police, and the Making of a Political Identity: Mexican

Americans and the Los Angeles Police Department, 1900-1945.  Latinos in American Society and Culture. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1999.

Escobedo, Elizabeth Rachel.  From Coveralls to Zoot Suits: The Lives of Mexican American Women on the World War II Home Front.  Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press, 2013.

Estrada, William David.  The Los Angeles Plaza:  Sacred and Contested Space.  Austin: University of Texas Press, 2008.

Fernández, Lilia.  Brown in the Windy City: Mexicans and Puerto Ricans in Postwar Chicago. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.

Flores, John H. The Mexican Revolution in Chicago:  Immigration Politics from the Early Twentieth Century to the Cold War.  Latinos in Chicago and the Midwest. Urbana:  University of Illinois Press, 2018.

Flores, Lori A.  Grounds for Dreaming: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the California Farmworker Movement.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 2016.

Foley, Neil.  The White Scourge:  Mexicans, Blacks, and Poor Whites in Texas Cotton Culture.  Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1997.

-----.  Quest for Equality:  The Failed Promise of Black-Brown Solidarity.  Cambridge, Mass.:  Harvard University Press, 2010.

-----.  Mexicans in the Making of America.  Cambridge, Mass.:  Belknap, Harvard University Press, 2014.

Forrest, Suzanne.   P reser vati on  of the  Vil lage:   Ne w  Mex ico’s  Hispanics  an d  the  New  Deal. New Mexico Land Grant Series. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1989.

Gamboa, Erasmo.  Bracero Railroaders: The Forgotten World War II Story of Mexican Workers in the U.S. West.  Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2016.

-----. Mexican Labor and World War II:  Braceros in the Pacific Northwest, 1942-1947.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1990.

Gann, Lewis H. and Duignan, Peter.  Hispanics in the United States:  A History.
Boulder, Colo.:  Westview Press for the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace, 1986.

García, Ignacio M.  Chicanismo:  The Forging of a Militant Ethos among Mexican
 Americans. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1997.

-----.  United We Win:  The Rise and Fall of the Raza Unida Party.  Tucson:  Mexican American Studies Research Center, University of Arizona Press, 1989.

-----.  Viva Kennedy:  Mexican Americans in Search of Camelot.  Texas A&M Southwestern Studies, no. 12.  College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2000.

-----.  White but Not Equal: Mexican Americans, Jury Discrimination, and the Supreme Court.  Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2009.

-----.  When Mexicans Could Play Ball: Basketball, Race, and Identity in San Antonio, 1928–1945.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 2014.

García, Juan Ramón.  Operation Wetback: The Mass Deportation of Mexican Undocumented Workers in 1954.  Contributions in Ethnic Studies, no. 2. Westport, Conn.:  Greenwood Press, 1980.

-----.  Mexicans in the Midwest, 1900-1932.  Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 1996.

García, Mario T. Cató licos:  Resistance and Affirmation in Chicano Catholic History.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 2008.

-----.  The Chicano Movement:  Perspectives from the Twenty-First Century.  New Directions in American History.  New York:  Routledge, 2014.

-----.  Desert Immigrants:  The Mexicans of El Paso, 1880-1920. Yale
Western Americana Series, 32.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1981.

-----. Mexican Americans:  Leadership and Ideology, 1930-1960.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 1989.

García, Matt. From the Jaws of Victory: The Triumph and Tragedy of Cesar Chavez and the Farm Worker Movement. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2012.

-----.  A World of Its Own:  Race, Labor, and Citrus in the Making of Greater
Los Angeles, 1900-1970.  Studies in Rural Culture.  Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press, 2001.

García, Richard A.  The Rise of the Mexican American Middle Class, San Antonio, 1929-1941.  College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 1991.

Garcilazo, Jeffrey Marcos.  Traqueros: Mexican Railroad Workers in the United States, 1870 to 1930.  Denton, Tex.:  University of North Texas Press, 2012.

Getz, Lynne Marie.  Schools of Their Own:  The Education of Hispanos in New Mexico, 1850-1940.  Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1997.

Gómez-Quiñones, Juan.  Chicano Politics:  Reality and Promise, 1940-1990.
Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1990.

-----.  Development of the Mexican Working Class North of the Rio Bravo: Work and Culture among Laborers and Artisans, 1600-1900.  Popular Series, no. 2.  Los Angeles:  Chicano Studies Research Center Publications, University of California, 1982.

-----. Mexican American Labor, 1790-1990. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1994.

-----.  Roots of Chicano Politics, 1600-1940.  Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1994.

-----.  Sembradores, Ricardo Flores Magón y el Partido Liberal Mexicano:  A Eulogy and Critique.  Aztlán Publications, Monograph no. 5.  Los Angeles:  Chicano Studies Center, University of California, 1973.

----- and Vásquez, Irene.  Making Aztlán:  Ideology and Culture of the Chicana and Chicano Movement, 1966-1977.  Contextos.  Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 2014.

Gonzales, Manuel G.  The Hispanic Elite of the Southwest. Southwestern Studies, no.
86.  El Paso:  Texas Western Press, 1989.

-----.  Mexicanos:  A History of Mexicans in the United States.  Bloomington:  Indiana University Press, 1999.

González, Deena.  Refusing the Favor: The Spanish-Mexican Women of Santa Fe, 1820- 1880.  New York:  Oxford University Press, 1999.

González, Gilbert G.  A Chicano Education in the Era of Segregation. Philadelphia: Balch Institute Press, 1990.

-----.  Culture of Empire:  American Writers, Mexico, and Mexican Immigrants, 1880- 1930.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 2004.

-----.  Guest Workers or Colonized Labor:  Mexican Labor Migration to the United States.  Boulder, Colo.  Paradigm Publishers, 2006.

-----.  Labor and Community: Mexican Citrus Worker Villages in a Southern California
 County, 1900-1950.  Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Centennial Series.  Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1994.

-----.  Mexican Consuls and Labor Organizing:  Imperial Politics in the American Southwest.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 1999.

----- and Fernández, Raúl A.  A Century of Chicano History:  Empire, Nations, and Migration.  New York:  Routledge, 2003.

González, Juan.  Harvest of Empire:  A History of Latinos in America.  New York: Viking, 2000.

Gordon, Linda.  The Great Arizona Orphan Abduction.  Cambridge, Mass.:  Harvard University Press, 1999.

Gritter, Matthew.  Mexican Inclusion: The Origins of Anti-Discrimination Policy in Texas and the Southwest.  College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2012.

Griswold del Castillo, Richard.  The Los Angeles Barrio, 1850-1890:  A Social History.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1979.

-----.  La Familia:  Chicano Families in the Urban Southwest, 1840 to the Present. Notre Dame:  University of Notre Dame Press, 1984.

-----. The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo: A Legacy of Conflict. Norman:  University of Oklahoma Press, 1990.

----- and Arnoldo de León.  North to Aztlán:  A History of Mexican Americans in the United States.  Twayne’s Immigrant Heritage of America. New York: Twayne Publishers, Simon & Schuster Macmillan, 1996.

Guerin-Gonzales, Camille.  Mexican Workers and American Dreams:  Immigration, Repatriation, and California Farm Labor, 1900-1939. Class and Culture. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1994.

Guidotti-Hernández, Nicole M.  Unspeakable Violence:  Remapping U.S. and Mexican National Imaginaries.  Durham: Duke University Press, 2011.

Gutiérrez, David G.  Walls and Mirrors:  Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the Politics of Ethnicity.  Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1995.

Guevara, Rudy P. Becoming Mexipino: Multiethnic Identities and Communities in San Diego. Latinidad: Transnational Cultures in the United States. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2012.

Harris, Charles H., III; and Sadler, Louis R. The Plan de San Diego:  Tejano Rebellion, Mexican Intrigue.  Lincoln:  University of Nebraska Press, 2013.

Hass, Lisbeth.  Conquests and Historical Identities, 1769-1936. Berkeley and Los Angeles:  University of California Press, 1995.

Hayes-Bautista, David E.  El Cinco de Mayo:  An American Tradition.  Berkeley and Los Angeles:  University of California Press, 2012.

Heidenreich, Linda.   “Th is  Land W as  Mex ican  On ce”:   His tories  of  Resist a nce from  Northern California. Chicana Matters. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2007.

Henderson, Timothy J.  Beyond Borders: A Concise History of Mexican Migration to the United States.  Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

Hernández, Kelly Lytle.  Migra!  A History of the U.S. Border Patrol.  American Crossroads.  Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2010.

Hernández-Ehrisman, Laura.  Inventing the Fiesta City:  Heritage and Carnival in San Antonio.  Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 2008.

Hinojosa, Felipe.  Latino Mennonites: Civil Rights, Faith, and Evangelical Culture.
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.

Hinojosa, Gilberto M.  A Borderlands Town in Transition. College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 1983.

Hoffman, Abraham. An Oklahoma Tragedy: The Shooting of the Mexican Students, 1931.  Southwestern Studies, Monograph no. 82.  El Paso:  Texas Western Press, 1987.

-----.  Unwanted Mexican Americans in the Great Depression: Repatriation Pressures, 1929-1939. Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 1974.

Iber, Jorge.  Hispanics in the Mormon Zion, 1912-1999.  No.  22:  Elma Dill Russell Spencer Series in the West and Southwest. College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2000.

----- and de León, Arnoldo.  Hispanics in the American West. Cultures in the American West.  Santa Barbara, Calif.  ABC-CLIO, 2006.

-----; Regalado, Samuel O.; Alamillo, José M.; and de León, Arnoldo. Latinos in U.S. Sport: A History of Isolation, Cultural Identity, and Acceptance. Champaign, Ill.: Human Kinetics, 2011.

Innis-Jiménez, Michael.  Steel Barrio: The Great Mexican Migration to South Chicago, 1915-1940. Culture, Labor, History.  New York: New York University Press, 2013

Jarvinen, Lisa. The Rise of Spanish-Language Filmmaking: Out from Hollywood's Shadow, 1929-1939. Latinidad: Transnational Cultures in the United States. New Brunswick, N.J.:  Rutgers University Press, 2012.

Johnson, Benjamin Heber. Revolution in Texas: How a Forgotten Rebellion and Its Bloody Suppression Turned Mexicans into Americans.  New Haven:  Yale University Press, 2003.

Kanellos, Nicolas.  A History of Hispanic Theater in the United States:  Origins to 1940.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1990.

Kang, S. Deborah.  The INS on the Line: Making Immigration Law on the US-Mexico Border, 1917-1954.  New York:  Oxford University Press, 2017.

Kaplowitz, Craig A.  LULAC, Mexican Americans, and National Policy.  Fronteras Series, no. 4.  College Station:  Texas A&M University, 2005.

Kiser, William S.  Borderlands of Slavery:  The Struggle over Captivity and Peonage in the American Southwest.  Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.

Kreneck, Thomas H.  Del Pueblo:  A Pictorial  Histor y of  Houston’s  Hispan ic  Community.  Houston, Tex.:  Houston International University, 1989.

Laslett, John H. M.  Shameful Victory:  The Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the Hidden History of Chavez Ravine.  Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 2015.

Levario, Miguel A.  Militarizing the Border:  When Mexicans Became the Enemy.
College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2012.

Lewthwaite, Stephanie.  Race, Place, and Reform in Mexican Los Angeles:  A Transnational Perspective, 1890-1940.  Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 2009.

Loza, Mireya.  Defiant Braceros:  How Migrant Workers Fought for Racial, Sexual, and Political Freedom. Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press, 2016.

Lozano, Ruben R.  Viva Tejas: The Story of the Tejanos, the Mexican-Born Patriots of the Texas Revolution.  San Antonio, Tex.:  Alamo Press, 1985.

Lukens, Patrick D.  A Quiet Victory for Latino Rights:  FDR and the Controversy over "Whiteness.” Tucson:  University of Arizona Press, 2012.

Machado, Manuel A., Jr.  Listen Chicano! An Informal History of the Mexican- American.  Chicago:  Nelson Hall, 1978.

Macías, Anthony.  Mexican American Mojo:  Popular Music, Dance, and Urban Culture in Los Angeles, 1935-1968.  Refiguring American Music.  Durham: Duke University Press, 2008.

Madrid-Barela, Arturo, and Gandert, Miguel A.  In the Country of Empty Crosses:  The Story of a Hispano Protestant Family in Catholic New Mexico.  San Antonio, Tex.:  Trinity University Press, 2012.

Mckiernan-González, John.  Fevered Measures:  Public Health and Race at the Texas- Mexico Border, 1848-1942.  Durham, NC:  Duke University Press, 2012.

Maldonado, Carlos S. and García, Gilbert. The Chicano Experience in the Northwest.
Dubuque, Iowa:  Kendall Hunt Pub Co., 1995.

Mantler, Gordon Keith.  Power to the Poor Black-Brown Coalition and the Fight for Economic Justice, 1960-1974.  Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press, 2013.

Márquez, Benjamin.  Democratizing Texas Politics:  Race, Identity, and Mexican American Empowerment, 1945-2002.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 2014.

-----.  LULAC: The Evolution of a Mexican American Political Organization. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1993.

Martínez, Oscar. Mexican-Origin People in the United States: A Topical History.
Modern American West. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2001.

Martínez, Richard Edward.  Padres:  The National Chicano Priests Movement, Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005.

Masich, Andrew E.  Civil War in the Southwest Borderlands, 1861–1867.  Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2018.

Matovina, Timothy M.  Guadalupe ad Her Faithful:  Latino Catholics in San Antonio from Colonial Origins to the Present.  Lived Religions. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005.

-----.  Latino Catholicism:  Transformation in America's Largest Church.  Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2012

-----.  Tejano Religion and Ethnicity:  San Antonio, 1821-1860.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 1995.

Mazón, Mauricio.  The Zoot-Suit Riots:  The Psychology of Symbolic Annihilation.
Mexican American Monograph, no. 8.  Austin:  Center for Mexican American Studies, University of Texas Press, 1984.

McWilliams, Carey.  North from Mexico: The Spanish-Speaking People of the United States.  Updated by Matt S. Meier.  Philadelphia:  J. B. Lippincott Co., 1949; new ed., Contributions in American History, no. 140, New York:  Greenwood Press, Praeger, 1990.

Medina, Lara.  Las Hermanas: Chicana/Latina Religious-Political Activism in the U.S. Catholic Church. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2004.

Meeks, Eric.  Border Citizens:  The Making of Indians, Mexicans, and Anglos in Arizona.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 2007.

Meier, Matt S., and Ribera, Feliciano.  The Chicanos: A History of Mexican Americans.
American Century Series.  New York:  Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Hill& Wang, 1972.

Meléndez, A[nthony] Gabriel.  So All Is Not Lost:  The Poetics of Print in Nuevomexicano Communities, 1834-1958.  Pasó por Aquí. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1997.

Menchaca, Martha. The Mexican Outsiders: A Community History of Marginalization and Discrimination in California. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1995.

-----.  Naturalizing Mexican Immigrants:  A Texas History.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 2011.

-----. Recovering History, Constructing Race: The Indian, Black, and White Roots of Mexican Americans.  Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture.  Austin:  University of Texas Press, 2001.

Mendoza, Louis Gerard.  Historia:  The Literary Making of Chicana & Chicano History.
College Station:  Texas A&M University Press, 2001.

Meyer, Doris.  Speaking for Themselves:  Neomexicano Cultural Identity and the Spanish-Language Press, 1880-1920.  Pasó por Aquí.  Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 1996.

Miranda, M[alvin] L[ane].  A History of Hispanics in Southern Nevada.  Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1997.

Mitchell, Pablo.  Coyote Nation: Sexuality, Race, and Conquest in Modernizing New Mexico, 1880-1920.  Worlds of Desire: Chicago Series on Sexuality, Gender and Culture.  Chicago:  University of Chicago Press, 2005.

-----.  West of Sex:  Making Mexican America, 1900-1930.  Chicago:  University of Chicago Press, 2012.

Mize, Ronald L.  Consuming Mexican Labor:  From the Bracero Program to NAFTA. Toronto, Can.:  University of Toronto Press, 2011.

Molina, Natalia.  Fit to Be Citizens?  Public Health and Race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939.
American Crossroads.  Berkeley and Los Angeles:  University of California Press, 2006.

-----.  How Race Is Made in America:  Immigration, Citizenship, and the Historical Power of Racial Scripts.  Berkeley and Los Angeles:  University of California Press,  2014.

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