Everything You Need to Know About Latino HistoryBook - 1994
More than 35 million Latinos live in the U.S., a number that has increased 58 percent since 1990; by the year 2005, Latinos will surpass African Americans as the country's largest minority. In an easy-to-read question-and-answer format, readers will learn about: - Political, social, and economic trends affecting Latin Americans emigrating to the U.S. - Recent events involving Latinos, such as the Elian Gonzalez case and Linda Chavez's Secretary of Labor nomination - Latino entertainers, from Tito Puente to Shakira - The latest Census data Everything You Need to Know About Latino History is a comprehensive look at this multifaceted, vibrant, and influential culture.
Publisher: New York : Plume, c1994.
Branch Call Number: 973.0468 NOVAS
Characteristics: xv, 334 p.,  leaf of plates : map ; 21 cm.