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The Resource Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America, Juan Gonzalez

Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America, Juan Gonzalez

Label
Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America
Title
Harvest of empire
Title remainder
a history of Latinos in America
Statement of responsibility
Juan Gonzalez
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of Latinos in America, from the first colonies in the New World through today, and offers portraits of distinguished Americans of Hispanic descent that have played a key role in the evolving face of American life
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
González, Juan
Dewey number
973/.0468
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.S75
LC item number
G655 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • Latin America
  • United States
  • Latin America
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America, Juan Gonzalez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-368) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Roots (Las raíces). Conquerors and victims : the image of America forms (1500-1800) -- The Spanish borderlands and the making of an empire (1810-1898) -- Banana republics and bonds : taming the empire's backyard (1898-1950) -- pt. 2. Branches (Las ramas). Puerto Ricans : citizens yet foreigners -- Mexicans : pioneers of a different type -- Cubans : special refugees -- Dominicans : from the Duarte to the George Washington Bridge -- Central Americans : intervention comes home to roost -- Colombians and Panamanians : overcoming division and disdain -- pt. 3. Harvest (La cosecha). The return of Juan Seguín : Latinos and the remaking of American politics -- Immigrants old and new : closing borders of the mind -- Speak Spanish, you're in America! : El Huracán over language and culture -- Free trade : the final conquest of Latin America -- Puerto Rico, U.S.A. : possessed and unwanted
Control code
ocn681497393
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxiv, 392 p.
Isbn
9780143119289
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011006880
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)681497393
Label
Harvest of empire : a history of Latinos in America, Juan Gonzalez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-368) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Roots (Las raíces). Conquerors and victims : the image of America forms (1500-1800) -- The Spanish borderlands and the making of an empire (1810-1898) -- Banana republics and bonds : taming the empire's backyard (1898-1950) -- pt. 2. Branches (Las ramas). Puerto Ricans : citizens yet foreigners -- Mexicans : pioneers of a different type -- Cubans : special refugees -- Dominicans : from the Duarte to the George Washington Bridge -- Central Americans : intervention comes home to roost -- Colombians and Panamanians : overcoming division and disdain -- pt. 3. Harvest (La cosecha). The return of Juan Seguín : Latinos and the remaking of American politics -- Immigrants old and new : closing borders of the mind -- Speak Spanish, you're in America! : El Huracán over language and culture -- Free trade : the final conquest of Latin America -- Puerto Rico, U.S.A. : possessed and unwanted
Control code
ocn681497393
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxiv, 392 p.
Isbn
9780143119289
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011006880
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)681497393

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