The American Mosaic: The Latino American Experience (ABC-CLIO) [Remote Access]
This database explores the rich heritage and current culture of Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Guatemalans, Cubans, Dominicans, Colombians, Ecuadorians, and other Hispanic cultures in the United States -- an estimated 44 million individuals. Coverage ranges from precontact Aztec and Maya societies to 21st-century political issues from 6,639 primary and secondary sources, including overview essays, biographies, bracero oral histories, speeches, court cases, quotations, as well as more than 45 topical overviews and more than 700 biographies.
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