50 Events that Shaped Latino History: An Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic [2 volumes]

by Lilia Fernández
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Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Publication Date: March 31, 2018

ISBN: 9781440837630

Binding: Kobo eBook

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What are the historical events most key to shaping Latino culture? This book provides detailed and broad coverage of the 50 most pivotal developments across more than 500 years' time that have shaped the Latino experience, offering primary sources, biographies of notable figures, and suggested readings for further research.

• Offers scholarly analysis of critical events in Latino/a history while also providing in-depth primary sources, biographies, and evidence that provide additional historical perspective

• Represents an invaluable reference tool for students doing research papers, seeking accessibly written background information, or simply wanting to learn more about Latinos in the United States

• Written by expert contributors with specialties in a variety of key fields—media, politics, history, and popular culture

• Supplies breadth and depth on significant events that have shaped the Latino experience for the past five centuries