Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2010. Alice Leora Briggs. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 165pp. Quarto [25.5 cm]. Black cloth with gold stamped titles on the spine. Fine. Illustrated dust jacket, also Fine. Signed by Charles Bowden on the title page. NEW. Item #20980
The terrifying words of Charles Bowden matched with the torturous drawings of Alice Leora Briggs. This book explores the depths of the modern-day living nightmare that is Ciudad Juarez, Mexico; where the line between cops, drug cartels, governments, innocent bystanders, and executioners becomes dangerously blurry.