C-TRAIN AND THIRTEEN MEXICANS: Dream Boy's Story.
Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.
New York: Grove Press, (2002.). First edition - Poems which form a "series of episodes from the life of Dream-boy, a young man who finds himself seduced, and later enslaved, by the siren song of cocaine. . . In Thirteen Mexicans, the author writes of the Chicano community and the gulf between the American dream and American reality." Born in New Mexico, of Chicano and Apache heritage, Baca was a runaway at 13, in prison at 21, and so he writes out of deep personal knowledge. 143 pp. ISBN: 0-8021-39477.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.