Download e-book for kindle: Celebrating Latino Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Cultural by Maria Herrera-Sobek

By Maria Herrera-Sobek

ISBN-10: 031334339X

ISBN-13: 9780313343391

Latino folklore includes a kaleidoscope of cultural traditions. This compelling three-volume paintings showcases its richness, complexity, and beauty.

• three hundred A–Z entries that describe the myriad issues of Latino folklore

• Contributions from unique students from around the United States

• photos, work, and records that complement and improve the essays

• a brief bibliography of advised readings accompanies each one essay

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