The Mexican American in American history

by Julian Nava

Publisher: American Book Co. in New York

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An anthology of articles by various authors presenting the history and heritage of Mexican Americans from the early Indian cultures in Mexico to today"s Chicano striving for an identity in an Anglo-American society.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statement[selected by] Julian Nava ; consultant, Alberto Miranda ; [cover art and text ill. by E. E. Garcia].
ContributionsGarcia, E. E.
LC ClassificationsE184.M5 N29 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 183 p. :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4135544M
ISBN 100278473989
LC Control Number80113388

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