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Altares

Elizabeth Jacobs

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780195156003
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195188424
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The tradition of Mexican American altares (home altars) began in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, when a wide array of religious beliefs and

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Subjects: United States History

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