Every generation, it seems, a person enters our lives and impacts society in a grand manner. Dr. Héctor P. García, the great Mexican American civil rights leader, was such a person. His life and times have been welldocumented in books and film.
In “The Inspiring Life of Texan Héctor P. García” we have a truly compressive resource detailing Garcia’s life on the front lines of the civil rights struggle, his work as a medical doctor and his role as a family man.
His daughter – Cecilia García Akers – has written an unparalleled gem about her “papa” revealing intimate family memories.