THE LATINO AMERICANS
The 500-Year Legacy That Shaped a Nation
6 programs on 2 DVDs
Incorporating personal accounts, historical reenactments, primary source documents, and commentary from historians, the programs present a story of immigration, struggle, and celebration, and the gradual construction of a new American identity that connects and empowers millions of people today. Topics include the creation of "Chicano" identity, Latinos’ roles in WWII, the effect of immigration over the centuries, and more.
6 and up
Total time: 360 minutes