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Mexicanos: A History of Mexicans in the United States

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MexicanosA History of Mexicans in the United StatesManuel G. Gonzales

"A thoughtful, thorough survey of events in the history of Mexican-Americans, Chicanos, Mexicanos, Hispanos, and Latinos.... A lively narrative." -- Kirkus Reviews

"Gonzales brings a bracing perspective to this epic story.... Exhaustive and destined for controversy." -- Publishers Weekly

"The author is also
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Published June 1st 2000 by Indiana University Press (first published May 1st 1999)
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Eric
May 08, 2017 Eric rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Gonzales describes the history of the Mexican-American or Chicano/a as he likes to refer to them from the time of Cortes to present day. This thesis is a high quality analysis, although opinionated, of the life of the ethnic Mexicans living in the United States. It is engaging, informative, thoughtful and a well written piece of Mexican-American history. For the lay reader, it is a tough read. He covers all facets of experiences encountered by both immigrants and native Mexicans. His final revie ...more
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Aug 06, 2013 Kiki Unhinged rated it it was ok
Eye-opening
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Apr 05, 2013 Jesus Ceballos rated it it was ok
A trite book that focuses on urbanization of immigrants and ignores the rural agriculture life of immigrants
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