Baker & Taylor Recounts the Spanish colonization of America, examines Hispanic influence on American literature, music, architecture, and art, and lists Hispanic associations
Book News Half historical reference and half modern almanac, this guide offers both a concise survey of the role of Hispanic explorers, missionaries, and settlers in the making of the modern US, from Columbus to the present; and listings of officials, programs, media, and organizations of interest to today's Spanish-speaking community. Includes 60 b&w photographs and two maps. Also available in a Spanish-language edition (unseen by Book News ). Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.