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4 edition of Latino experience in Omaha found in the catalog.

Latino experience in Omaha

a visual essay

by D. A. Lopez

  • 105 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Omaha (Neb.),
  • Nebraska,
  • Omaha
    • Subjects:
    • Hispanic Americans -- Nebraska -- Omaha -- Social conditions.,
    • Hispanic Americans -- Nebraska -- Omaha -- Social conditions -- Pictorial works.,
    • Hispanic Americans -- Nebraska -- Omaha -- Interviews.,
    • Omaha (Neb.) -- Ethnic relations.,
    • Omaha (Neb.) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-146) and index.

      StatementD.A. Lopez.
      GenrePictorial works., Interviews.
      SeriesMellen studies in sociology ;, v. 29
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF674.O59 S755 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 155 p. :
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6788322M
      ISBN 100773475613, 0889466300
      LC Control Number00046575

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