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"Mr. Kolker is a journalist and author. His writing is exemplary. The book is richly written with extensive detail. Mr. Kolker tells the story of the Galvin family in the context of post-World War II American culture. The returning veteran, mar..."
"Don and Mimi Galvin seemed to be living the American dream. After World War II, Don's work with the Air Force brought them to Colorado, where [they had twelve chidlren] ... In those years, there was an established script for a family like the...
"Este clásico de la literatura chicana cuenta la historia de cuatro generaciones de una familia de inmigrantes y captura una realidad tan actual hoy en día como cuando fue publicado por primera vez en 1970."-- Back cover.