all ebooks in category: Latin American History (8)

Murder at the Sleepy Lagoon: Zoot Suits, Race, and Riot in Wartime L.A.
2003 | 312 Pages | ISBN: 0807828262 | PDF | 4 MB

The notorious 1942 "Sleepy Lagoon" murder trial in Los Angeles concluded with the conviction of seventeen young Mexican American men for the alleged gang slaying …

Chicano Movement For Beginners
English | ISBN: 1939994640 | 2016 | EPUB | 176 pages | 20 MB

As the heyday of the Chicano Movement of the late 1960s to early 70s fades further into history and as more and more of its …

The Economic Aspect of the Abolition of the West Indian Slave Trade and Slavery (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1442231394 | 278 pages | EPUB | 0,8 MB

In his influential and widely debated Capitalism and Slavery, Eric Williams examined the relation of capitalism and slavery in the British West Indies. Binding an …

Manifest Destinies : The Making of the Mexican American Race, Second Edition
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1479894281 | 314 Pages | PDF | 14.7 MB

An essential resource for understanding the complex history of Mexican Americans and racial classification in the United States Manifest Destinies tells the story of the …

Latinos and the Liberal City: Politics and Protest in San Francisco
2019 | ISBN: 0812251121 | English | 328 pages | PDF | 4 MB

The "Latino vote" has become a mantra in political media, as journalists, pundits, and social scientists regularly weigh in on Latinos' loyalty to the Democratic …

Black and Brown: African Americans and the Mexican Revolution, 1910-1920
ISBN: 081473667X, 0814736734 | 2005 | EPUB | 288 pages | 3 MB

Winner of a 2005 Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Award (Honorable Mention) The Mexican Revolution was a defining moment in the history of race relations, impacting …

The Ku Klux Klan’s Campaign Against Hispanics, 1921–1925 : Rhetoric, Violence and Response in the American Southwest
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1476671133 | 283 Pages | PDF | 2.17 MB

The Ku Klux Klan's persecution of Hispanics during the early 1920s was just as brutal as their terrorizing of the black community—a fact sparsely documented …

Dying to Cross
English | EPUB | 0.3 MB

On May 14, 2003, a familiar risk-filled journey, taken by hopeful Mexican immigrants attempting to illegally cross into the United States, took a tragic turn. …