Download e-book for kindle: Inspiring Life of Texan Héctor P. García, The (American by Cecilia García Akers

By Cecilia García Akers

As a Mexican immigrant, Dr. H�ctor P. Garc�a continued discrimination at each level of his existence. He attended segregated colleges and was once the one Mexican to graduate from the college of Texas clinical department, Galveston, in 1940. Garc�a�s ardour for aiding others driven him to recommend for equivalent rights. After serving in global conflict II, the surgeon labored to assist minorities in attaining larger entry to healthcare, balloting rights and schooling. He begun a personal perform in Corpus Christi and in 1948 based the yank GI discussion board. Cecilia Garc�a Akers stocks a daughter�s standpoint on her father�s notable achievements and sacrifices as an activist and physician.

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