Chronology of Hispanic-American History: From Pre-Columbian Times to the Present
- Publish Date: 1995-10-01
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Nicolas Kanellos;Cristelia Perez
This comprehensive reference book is divided into eleven chronological chapters, all of which include short biographies of key figures. It is also supplemented with several shorter sections: regional histories, which documents the peoples of Mexico & the U.S. Southwest, the Hispanic Caribbean & the Eastern U.S., Central America, & South America; a historical timeline; excerpts from or entire important historical legal documents; & a glossary of commonly used terms. Includes a category index. An extensive general index provides quick access to numerous people, places, & events. Black & white photos & illustrations.