Foreword by Rudolfo Anaya. Discover the lives and times of 470 noteworthy Hispanic men and women
Dictionary of Hispanic Biography is international in scope and covers individuals whose ethnic heritage originates in Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Spain or the Spanish-speaking countries of Central and South America. Included are prominent figures from all fields of endeavor, with an emphasis on living persons. You'll discover personal and career details on such notables as:
Narrative, signed essays reveal fascinating details on the lives and accomplishments of these prominent figures. They range from one to three pages in length and provide complete biographical, personal and career data. Using Dictionary of Hispanic Biography, researchers now have a single source to consult for comprehensive coverage of important Hispanic figures, thus saving time spent paging through unrelated titles for information. Entries include portraits, when available, and conclude with a list of additional sources.
Other features include an annotated Table of Contents, a listing of those figures featured in the biographies along with their birth/death dates and occupation for at-a-glance convenience, an occupation index, an ethnicity index and a subject index.
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