Over 72,000 articles from the encyclopedia and Britannica Book of the Year. Over 10,000 illustrations, including photographs, drawings, maps, flags and more. Includes Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary with over 75,000 definitions and pronunciation guides. Continuously revised.
This three-volume work has 617 lengthy articles addressing biographies, general contextual essays, and very specific topics. Each article is signed. The geographic area covered includes Mexico through southern Mesoamerica. The encyclopedia also incorporates many illustrations. The bibliographies attached to each entry include titles in Spanish as well as English and are often annotated. It also has a very detailed index.
This two-volume reference work addresses the dynamic lives of undocumented immigrants in the United States and establishes these individuals' experiences as a key part of our nation's demographic and sociological evolution.