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The Presumed Alliance

The Unspoken Conflict Between Latinos and Blacks and What It Means for America

by Nicolas C. Vaca

Hardcover, 238 pages, Harpercollins, List Price: $24.95 |

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The Presumed Alliance
Subtitle
The Unspoken Conflict Between Latinos and Blacks and What It Means for America
Author
Nicolas C. Vaca

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Addresses controversial issues surrounding the complex and sometimes confrontational relationship between African-Americans and Latin-Americans, challenging assumptions that the two groups are natural political allies while offering insight into how communities can benefit from mutually beneficial agendas. 30,000 first printing.