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100 Hispanic Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series)

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Publisher Comments:

This book includes people from diverse backgrounds who have made their marks in various fields such as the early explorers (Pedro Menendez de Aviles and Juan Bautista de Anza); politics (Pio de Jesus Pico and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen); sports (Oscar de la Hoya and Roberto Clemente); entertainment (Desi Arnez and Selena); business (Roberto Goizueta and Romana Acosta Banuelos); civil rights (Martha Cotera and Cesar Chavez); and much more!

Synopsis:

This book includes people from diverse backgrounds who have made their marks in various fields such as the early explorers (Pedro Menendez de Aviles and Juan Bautista de Anza); politics (Pio de Jesus Pico and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen); sports (Oscar de la Hoya and Roberto Clemente); entertainment (Desi Arnez and Selena); business (Roberto Goizueta and Romana Acosta Banuelos); civil rights (Martha Cotera and Cesar Chavez); and much more!

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100 Hispanic Americans Who Shaped American History is teeming with interesting nuggets of fact and information about the lives of influential men and women who have contributed to the development of this great nation. This book includes people from diverse backgrounds who have made their marks in various fields such as the early explorers (Pedro Menendez de Aviles and Juan Bautista de Anza); politics (Pio de Jesus Pico and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen); sports (Oscar de la Hoya and Roberto Clemente); entertainment (Desi Arnez and Selena); business (Roberto Goizueta and Romana Acosta Banuelos); civil rights (Martha Cotera and Cesar Chavez); and much more! Organized chronologically and meticulously researched, this book provides a new and intertesting look at the prominent role that these men and women played and how their varied talents, ideas, and expertise have contributed to American history. As with the other titles in Bluewood's popular 100 Series, each one-page biography in 100 Hispanic Americans Who Shaped American History includes an illustration or photograph, and a locator map, accompanied by clearly written text. This book also contains a complete index and trivia quiz.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780912517476
Author:
Laezman, Rick
Publisher:
Bluewood Books
Location:
San Mateo, CA
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Minority Studies - Ethnic American
Subject:
Hispanic americans
Subject:
US History-General
Series:
100 Series
Series Volume:
no. 17 (MS-17)
Publication Date:
20020931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.98x6.05x.34 in. .43 lbs.

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Product details 112 pages Bluewood Books - English 9780912517476 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This book includes people from diverse backgrounds who have made their marks in various fields such as the early explorers (Pedro Menendez de Aviles and Juan Bautista de Anza); politics (Pio de Jesus Pico and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen); sports (Oscar de la Hoya and Roberto Clemente); entertainment (Desi Arnez and Selena); business (Roberto Goizueta and Romana Acosta Banuelos); civil rights (Martha Cotera and Cesar Chavez); and much more!
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