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North to Aztlán : a history of Mexican Americans in the United States

Author: Arnoldo De León; Richard Griswold del Castillo
Publisher: Wheeling, Ill. : Harlan Davidson, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Traces the history of Mexican Americans in the United States, examining the native roots, culture, society, lifestyle, politics, and art of Mexican Americans, and discussing their contributions to American history and mainstream culture, immigration before and after the twentieth century, and other related topics.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
De León, Arnoldo, 1945-
North to Aztlán.
Wheeling, Ill. : Harlan Davidson, ©2006
(OCoLC)657175167
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arnoldo De León; Richard Griswold del Castillo
ISBN: 0882952439 9780882952437
OCLC Number: 61703846
Notes: Griswold del Castillo's name appears first on the earlier edition.
Description: xii, 298 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Native American and Spanish settlements --
The Spanish/Mexican northern frontier --
Natives in a foreign land --
The borderlands in transition --
The new colonias : development, dispersal, and diversification, 1910-1930 --
Communities under stress : depression and war --
Mexican Americans in postwar America --
Aztlán rediscovered : the Chicano movement --
Latinos and the new immigrants --
The dilemmas and promises of the new millennium --
Community, diversity, and culture : some conclusions.
Responsibility: Arnoldo De León and Richard Griswold del Castillo.

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