Speaking Of Spain

Author: Antonio Feros
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674045513
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Yet few people could define “Spanishness” concretely. Antonio Feros traces Spain’s evolving ideas of nationhood and ethnicity.

Forging The Past

Author: Katrina B. Olds
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300185227
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Examines how four volumes of invented "truths" about Sp[anish sacred histiory radically transformed the religious landscape in Counter-Reformation Spain.

The Language Of Blood

Author: John M. Nieto-Phillips
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 9780826324245
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A discussion of the emergence of Hispano identity among the Spanish-speaking people of New Mexico during the 19th and 20th centuries.

The Spanish Speaking World

Author: Louise Fiber Luce
Publisher: Natl Textbook Co
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According to the image, a new breed or race has come forth from the melding of
the European (a near synonym for Castilian) ... base has evolved a nation that is
coterminous with the state— that is, a Guatemalan, Peruvian, or Mexican nation.

Economic And Social Statistics For Spanish Speaking Americans

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Post Office and Civil Service. Subcommittee on Census and Statistics
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In terms of its domestic development, the politics of race and ethnicity of the
United States has evolved from admitted violation of treaties with and policies
toward the Native American nations; legal and ... One historical consequence of
this lack of understanding has been the acceptance of expedient classifications
and policies which make the Hispanic American a part of a dual world with dual

Guns Germs And Steel The Fates Of Human Societies

Author: Jared Diamond
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393609294
Size: 51.44 MB
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Lays a foundation for understanding human history."—Bill Gates In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental ...

Harvest Of Empire

Author: Juan Gonzalez
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101589949
Size: 41.95 MB
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The first new edition in ten years of this important study of Latinos in U.S. history, Harvest of Empire spans five centuries-from the first New World colonies to the first decade of the new millennium.

Seven Myths Of The Spanish Conquest

Author: Matthew Restall
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198036432
Size: 50.92 MB
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Here is an intriguing exploration of the ways in which the history of the Spanish Conquest has been misread and passed down to become popular knowledge of these events.

Dictionary Of Languages

Author: Andrew Dalby
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408102145
Size: 27.88 MB
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The text is highlighted by maps and charts of scripts, while proverbs, anecdotes and quotations reveal the features that make a language unique.