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Title:
Contemporary Hispanic quotations
Author:
Stanton, Daniel E.
Publication Information:
Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
xiii, 251 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780313314643
Format :
Book

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Central Library PN6084.H47 C66 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Reference
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Summary

Summary

This is the first collection of quotations from Hispanics who have made their mark on the world. Included are more than 1,000 quotations from over 200 notable Hispanics--writers, politicians, artists, entertainers, activists, physicians, educators, soldiers, and others. The editors have culled quotations from a variety of print and non-print sources, though some original quotations are included.

The editors have culled quotations from a variety of print and non-print sources, though some original quotations are included. Two special features add variety to the volume, containing excerpts from poetry and fiction, anonymous graffiti, and proverbs. Numerous photos accompany the text. Also included are a small number of quotations from noteworthy Latin Americans who have received significant recognition from Americans, making this a rich, inspirational resource for students and general readers alike.


Author Notes

DANIEL E. STANTON is a graduate student at the University of California, Berkeley.

EDWARD F. STANTON is Professor of Spanish at the University of Kentucky. He is the author of Handbook of Spanish Popular Culture (Greenwood, 1999) and Culture and Customs of Spain (Greenwood, 2002).


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