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The popular primer to Latino life and culture—updated for 2008
Everything You Need to Know About Latino History
By Himilce Novas
Latinos represent the
fastest-growing ethnic population in the
• Ugly Betty—the hit ABC TV show based on the Latino telenovela phenomenon
• The number of Latino players in Major League baseball surpassing the 25 % mark
• Immigration legislation and the battle over the Mexican border
• The state of Castro’s health and what it means for
More than ever, this concise yet comprehensive reference guide is the ideal introduction to the vast and varied history and culture of this multifaceted ethnic group.
Praise for Everything You Need to Know About Latino History:
“[An] informative and entertaining volume, written in a conversational, colloquial style.” —Library Journal
“In a snappy, rapid-fire manner, [Novas] provides loads of useful and frequently surprising information.”—Booklist
“[A] nifty…blend of history and pop culture.” —Kirkus Reviews
U.S. $15.00 / $18.50 CAN.
5 5/16″ x 8″ / 384 pages
Pub History: Previous Edition, 978-0-452-28432-6
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