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Title U X L Hispanic American almanac / Sonia G. Benson, Nicolás Kanellos, and Bryan Ryan, editors.
Published Detroit : U-X-L, ©2003.
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 Floor2  E184.S75 H556 2003    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xvii, 247 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Note Revised edition of: Hispanic American almanac. 1995.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-234) and index.
Contents Historical overview -- Meeting of two worlds -- First Hispanic Americans -- Mexican immigration to the United States -- Puerto Rican immigration -- Cuban and other -- Hispanic people -- Pillars of Hispanic American society; family and religion -- Hispanic Americans on the job and at school -- Languages of Hispanic Americans -- Hispanic American literature -- Hispanic American cultural expression; theater, music, and art -- Hispanic American in the media -- Hispanic Americans in sports.
Summary Explores the history and culture of Hispanic Americans, people in the United States whose ancestors--or they themselves--came from Spain or the Spanish-speaking countries of South and Central America.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Juvenile literature.
Hispanic Americans.
Genre Reference works.
Related Names Benson, Sonia.
Kanellos, Nicolás.
Ryan, Bryan.
Alternate Title UXL Hispanic American almanac
Hispanic American almanac
Related Titles Hispanic American almanac.
ISBN 0787665983 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780787665982 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 50023568