Provides short biographies of Latino American writers and journalists and information on their works.She traveled throughout New Mexico visiting many Native American pueblos and Hispanic villages teaching the use of the pressure cooker (which many people ... She was awarded the Superior Service Award from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. ... She was an imaginative, insightful pioneer whose legacy will be remembered as the one who afirst taught them that beans and tortillas are not just a#39;poor peoplea#39;s fooda#39; but the proud, ancient, and nutritional staples of the New World.
|Title||:||Latino Writers and Journalists|
|Author||:||Jamie Martinez Wood|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2007-01-01|