PLAZAS is the place where culture and language find common ground! This accessible introduction to Spanish uses the background of vibrant, Spanish-speaking cultures from around the world to expose you to the language as it is actually used in everyday conversation. With helpful visuals, contemporary examples, and carefully crafted grammar and vocabulary presentations, PLAZAS is your key to success in the course and in the language! And to ensure that you make the grade, additional dynamic learning tools are available, including a Student Multimedia CD-ROM, Lab Audio CDs, iLrn?: Heinle Learning Center, and a text-specific Web site.Hershberger, Robert is the author of 'Plazas', published 2007 under ISBN 9781428205048 and ISBN 1428205047.