Latinas!: Women of Achievement

Latinas!: Women of Achievement

by Diane Telgen
     
 

The 70 Hispanic women youll read about here are 20th-century American women who trace their roots to Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Spain or any of the Spanish-speaking countries of Central & South America. While their backgrounds are richly varied, they share a common bond — their fierce determination to succeed. From entrepreneur & baseball team owner Linda… See more details below

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The 70 Hispanic women youll read about here are 20th-century American women who trace their roots to Mexico, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Spain or any of the Spanish-speaking countries of Central & South America. While their backgrounds are richly varied, they share a common bond — their fierce determination to succeed. From entrepreneur & baseball team owner Linda Alvarado to tennis pro Gigi Fernandez, from astronaut Ellen Ochoa to actress Madeleine Stowe, & from sociologist Maxine Baca Zinn to supermodel Christy Turlington, each has succeeded, laudably, often overcoming cultural & gender barriers. B&W photos.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787608835
Publisher:
Gale Group
Publication date:
05/01/1996
Pages:
405
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 9.16(h) x 1.15(d)

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