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Bolivia and the United States : a limited partnership

Author: Kenneth Duane Lehman
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©1999.
Series: United States and the Americas.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This comprehensive account of U.S.-Bolivian relations presents startling contrasts between the histories, mythologies, and economies of the two countries, debunking the pop-culture myth that Bolivia is a poorer and less modern version of the United States. Kenneth D. Lehman focuses primarily on the countries' relationship during the twentieth century, highlighting periods when Bolivia became important to the United
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Duane Lehman
ISBN: 082032115X 9780820321158 0820321168 9780820321165
OCLC Number: 40940168
Description: xviii, 296 pages : 1 map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Most different of neighbors --
Most distant of neighbors --
Center, periphery, and the tin nexus --
Bolivian dilemma and a pragmatic experiment --
The limits of pragmatism and the disintegration of a special partnership --
The national security state and the limits of hegemony --
Frontier myths, cocaine dependency, and limits to the American dream.
Series Title: United States and the Americas.
Responsibility: Kenneth D. Lehman.
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[Lehman] has a good grasp of Bolivian history, the Bolivian present reality, as well as the historical literature and sources.--Charles W. Arnade "University of South Florida "

 
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