Books tagged: hispanics

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Who's Who — The A to Z Encyclopedia on People of Color who did it first
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 351,440. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias
Who’s Who is the only people of color historically based reference book of its kind. It’s a book that contains the names, faces, and life stories of Africans, African Americans, and many other people of color from around the world who have achieved great goals first. We honor those who have made the sacrifice, and gone beyond the boundaries of what was expected of them to better humanity.
Inside the State: The Bracero Program, Immigration, and the I.N.S.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
A socio-political study of the rise and fall of the Bracero worker program and what it means for immigration policy and organizational theory. A classic book with continuing substantive and methodological value. As a new Foreword notes, worries about immigration and labor persist, as does basic dysfunction of the present form of INS. Digging deeper reveals the persistence of a structural catch-22.
Heritage Hispanic-American Style/Patrimonio Hispanoamericano
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Heritage Hispanic-American Style is a rich, entertaining bilingual cultural compendium of facts that surveys the vast Hispanic/Spanish culture, from its birthplace in Spain to the lands of the new world where its language, religion, and customs greatly influence two continents.
Return Of The Brown People
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Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Approximately six hundred years ago Europeans came to this country, killed many of the brown people, (with weapons or diseases), and ran the rest of them off or put them on reservations. It looks like the brown people are coming to get it back.
La vida pasajera
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,720. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Novela que mereció el premio unánime del Primer Certamen Literario de la Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Española, «La vida pasajera» es el retrato realista de una familia enfrascada en la lucha por la vida. Pobreza, migración, emigración, amores, esperanza. Esta novela retrata los lugares con agudeza y nos deja con fuertes imágenes y reflexiones sobre las ganas de vivir.
Me No Habla With Acento: Contemporary Latino Poetry
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This anthology of contemporary Latino poetry celebrates the rich mosaic of a major arts movement within the United States featuring poets and spoken word artists from across the country. Published in association with El Museo del Barrio.
Immigration and Health USA by Adesuyi Leslie Ajayi & Abimbola T. Ajayi
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Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Immigration and Health USA is to assist immigrants and their care givers attain optimum health during their acculturation period and long term stay in the USA with emphasis on health promotion and primary prevention that is ethnically sensitive and culturally appropriate.
The Tinderbox
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This novel links two shattering events in Miami's volatile history -- a hotel fire in 1977 and race riots in 1989. The riots are triggered by the shooting of a black teen-ager by a Hispanic police officer. Miami Times reporter Mike Baedeker survives the riots after covering the dramatic trial of the officer. But a suspect in the fire has a tragic encounter on the streets of Miami...