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The Bodega: A Cornerstone of Puerto Rican Barrios (The Justo Martí Collection) by Carlos Sanbria From the 1940s to the 1970s bodegas, those ubiquitous corner-stores, in New York City’s barrios were more than places where Puerto Rican recent immigrants bought their groceries. As the photographs in...
The Almanac of Puerto Ricans in the United States Learn more about the recent changes in the Puerto Rican community on the mainland United States through national and state-specific demographic data. The almanac compiles information on social, economic, and civic conditions of the Puerto Rican...
The State of Puerto Ricans 2013 $15.00 Edited by Edwin Meléndez and Carlos Vargas Ramos The State of Puerto Ricans, 2013 collects in a single report the most current data on social, economic, and civic conditions of the Puerto Rican population in the United States available from governmental...
Puerto Ricans at the Dawn of the New Millennium $24.99 Edwin Meléndez and Carlos Vargas-Ramos, Editors The demographic and socio-economic profile of Puerto Ricans has changed dramatically, even in the short span of years since the advent of the 21st century. Consider that in 2003 there were 3.8...
The AmeRícan Poet: Essays on the Work of Tato Laviera $24.99 Product Description The AmeRícan Poet: Essays on the Work of Tato Laviera is a collection of thirteen essays, an introduction and a foreword by fifteen established and emerging scholars. Known as a Nuyorican poet, Laviera is more...
Memorias de Gilberto Gerena Valentin Soy Gilberto Gerena Valentín : memorias de un puertorriqueño en Nueva York , por Gilberto Gerena Valentín. Edición de Carlos Rodríguez Fraticelli ISBN: 978-1-878483-64-5 $24.99 paper To Order the book: Click Here also avilable on EPUB - and Kindle Tabla de...
Gilberto Gerena Valentín: My Life as a Community Activist, Labor Organizer, and Progressive Politician in New York City . Gerena Valentín is a key figure in the development of the Puerto Rican community in the United States, especially from the 1940s through the 1970s. He played an active part in...