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Under the Fifth Sun: Latino Literature from California (California Legacy Book) Paperback – November 15, 2002

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"A plentiful harvest...[this book] is not only a Who's Who but a What's What, When, and Why." -- Ilan Stavans

"Straddling borderds, high academia, and a bilingual bohemia...this is a collection that anyone infatuated with the West should read." -- Ed Morales, author of Living in Spanglish: The Search for Latino Identity in America

About the Author

Rick Heide has a degree in Latin American history from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master's degree from the Institute of Latin American Studies at London University.

Juan Velasco received a PhD from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, and a second PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is currently a professor at Santa Clara University.


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Product Details

  • Series: California Legacy Book
  • Paperback: 576 pages
  • Publisher: Heyday Books; First edition. edition (November 15, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1890771597
  • ISBN-13: 978-1890771591
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6.1 x 1.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,542,990 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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My son needed this book for his Latin Lit class in college, and the school bookstore were out of stock. I purchased this book for him and we were happy to receive it.
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Excellent bok. Great stories and received on time.
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