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Author Noble, Dennis L

Title The U.S. Coast Guard's war on human smuggling / Dennis L. Noble

Publ Info Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 J&W-Denver  JV6455 .N63 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  JV6455 .N63 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  JV6455 .N63 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 296 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series New perspectives on maritime history and nautical archaeology
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-284) and index
Contents From operation Pedro Pan to "machine gun alley" -- Opening the floodgates -- It's a zoo out there: Mariel, April 1980 -- A liking for these people -- Dying to get here: Haiti -- To the golden mountain -- The golden venture -- Escaping the dragon -- A war without bullets: operation Able Manner -- The human factor -- Balseros: operation Able Vigil, part I -- "The toughest thing is to not have your heart broken": operation Able Vigil, part II -- The dance -- Something different happening every day -- Summing up
LC subject Illegal aliens -- United States
Human smuggling -- United States -- Prevention -- History -- 20th century
Human smuggling -- United States -- Prevention -- History -- 21st century
United States. Coast Guard -- History -- 20th century
United States. Coast Guard -- History -- 21st century
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 21st century
ISBN 9780813036069 (alk. paper)
0813036062 (alk. paper)