Caught in a struggle between gaining statehood or remaining a commonwealth, Puerto Rico's leaders seek to maintain the tropical island's cultural identity. At the same time, Puerto Ricans continue to work at achieving economic success. Enjoying the best of both worlds, Puerto Rico remains a top vacation spot, while at the same time boasts a typically Western lifestyle of sports, shopping, and manufacturing.
Full-Color Photographs, Maps, Index, Glossary, Timeline, Table of Contents, Bibliography, Further Reading List, Recipes, Famous People, Sights to See, Flag, National Anthem, Currency, Fun Facts, Websites, 80 Pages,7 x 10.
Series: Visual Geography Series 2nd EditionReading Level: Grade 7Interest Level: Grades 5-12