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"Comprehensive, informative, and now even easier to use, The Latino American Experience is the latest version of the first-ever database dedicated to the history and culture of Latinos—the largest, fastest growing minority group in the United States. Coverage ranges from precontact Aztec and Maya societies to 21st-century political issues like recent immigration law to cultural themes like coming-of-age rituals, music, literature, and cuisine. LAE is an indispensable electronic research and learning resource that provides learners with far more than history lessons with facts and figures; it gives voice to the Latino experience through Latino authors and contributors." -- ABC-CLIO Website


Features
Contains hundreds of primary documents and media, including speeches, maps, audio, interviews, and photographs
Covers history and culture from all the countries in Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Iberian Peninsula
Developed under the guidance of Advisory Editor Dr. Ilan Stavans and leading scholars


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