500 Years of Extraordinary AchievementBook - 1997
This collection of the most significant firsts achieved by Hispanics, from pre-Columbian times to the present, features more than 1500 instances ranging from science to education to sports and entertainment. Each entry describes the achievement, summarizes its context and refers to further sources of study. The areas covered include: arts and entertainment; business; civil rights and protest; education; government; literature; organizations; religion; science and medicine; and sports
Publisher: Detroit : Gale, c1997.
Characteristics: xxvi, 372 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.