Latino Americans

Foreigners In Their Own Land

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Survey the history and people from 1565-1880, as the first Spanish explorers enter North America, the U.S. expands into territories in the Southwest that had been home to Native Americans and English and Spanish colonies, and as the Mexican-American War strips Mexico of half its territories by 1848.


  • Episode 6: Peril and Promise
  • Episode 5: Prejudice and Pride
  • Episode 4: The New Latinos
  • Episode 3: War and Peace
  • Episode 1: Foreigners in Their Own Land
  • Episode 2: Empire of Dreams


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