100 Hispanic and Latino Americans Who Shaped American History (100 Series) (Paperback)

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Learn all about the fascinating lives and tremendous impact of 100 extraordinary Hispanic and Latino Americans with this fact-filled biography collection for kids.

Educational and engaging, 100 Hispanic and Latino Americans Who Shaped American History features:

  • Simple, easy-to-read text that has been freshly updated and now includes brand-new additions of Gloria E. AnzaldĂșa and Justice Sonia Sotomayor
  • Illustrated portraits of each figure
  • Fascinating facts about famous and lesser-known Hispanic American heroes
  • A timeline, trivia questions, project ideas and more!

From Mariano Vallejo to Carmen Miranda, Cesar Chavez to Oscar de la Renta, Aliza Lifshitz to Sandra Cisneros and many more, readers will be introduced to artists, activists, scientists, and icons throughout history. Organized chronologically, 100 Hispanic and Latino Americans Who Shaped American History offers a look at the prominent role these men and women played and how their talents, ideas, and expertise have influenced the country from its very beginning all the way through the present day.

About the Author


Rick Laezman is an editor and writer for several national and regional print and online publications. As a contributing writer for Latino Leaders Magazine, he wrote numerous profiles of prominent Hispanic Americans.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780912517476
ISBN-10: 0912517476
Publisher: Sourcebooks Explore
Publication Date: August 1st, 2002
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: 100 Series