The 500-Year Legacy That Shaped a Nation
ISBN10: 1622312546 ISBN13: 9781622312542 Publisher: Highbridge Co Published: Sep 3 2013 Pages: 570 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 6.00" Width: 5.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
As the largest minority in the country, Latino Americans make up an integral part of American history and continue to make major social, cultural, and political contributions. Latino Americans shares their story, revealing the personal struggles and successes of immigrants, poets, soldiers, and others who have made an impact on history.Author and acclaimed journalist Ray Suarez explores the lives of Latino American men and women across a five-hundred-year span, encompassing an epic range of experiences from the early European settlements to Manifest Destiny; the Wild West to the Cold War; the Great Depression to Globalization; and the Spanish-American War to the Civil Rights movement.