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A History of Hispanic Achievement in America: Spain Comes to the New World

28 minutes 6 seconds

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Throughout U.S. history, Hispanics have contributed and achieved in building the West, in medicine and science, in entertainment, journalism, business, education, civil rights, politics, in sports, and more. Highlights Christopher Columbus' arrival in the New World, Ponce de Leon discovering Florida, Bartolomé de las Casas' anti-racism policy in Spanish colonies, and Hernan Cortes bringing horses from Spain to the Americas.

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Runtime: 28 minutes 6 seconds

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