Central American Immigrants

Central American Immigrants

by Frank DePietro

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In the United States today, Hispanics make up the largest minority group. "Hispanic," however, is a broad term that covers many different backgrounds. Within this large term, people from Central America are the fastest-growing group. Many Central Americans came to America seeking safety from violence and war. Find out more about these immigrants—the turmoil that drove them to the United States, and the struggles they faced upon arrival. Learn what Central Americans are doing to better their home countries, the United States, and the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422293218
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 09/29/2014
Series: Hispanic Americans: Major Minority
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 64
Lexile: 440L (what's this?)
File size: 8 MB
Age Range: 6 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

1 People with a Long History 9

2 Problems in Central America 21

3 Looking For a Better Life 27

4 The Future 55

Time Line 58

Find Out More 60

Index 62

Picture Credits 63

About the Author and the Consultant 64

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