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Colombia : fragmented land, divided society

Author: Frank Safford; Marco Palacios
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Series: Latin American histories.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the country from pre-Columbian times to the present, this title includes an in-depth look at the earliest years in Columbia's history which emphasizes the role geography played in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Safford; Marco Palacios
ISBN: 0195143124 9780195143126 019504617X 9780195046175
OCLC Number: 44632996
Description: xi, 404 p. : maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Maps and tables --
Introduction --
1. Continuity and change in Colombia's economic geography : an overview --
2. Pre-Columbian cultures --
3. European conquest --
4. Colonial economy and society, 1540-1780 --
5. Crises of authority, 1700-1808 --
6. Independence, 1808-1825 --
7. Bolívar's Colombia, 1819-1831 --
8. The formation of new Granada as a polity, 1831-1845 : origins of the two traditional parties --
9. Economy and society, 1821-1850 --
10. The liberal era, 1845-1876 --
11. Neither liberty nor order, 1875-1903 --
12. The republic of coffee, 1903-1946 --
13. A nation of cities --
14. Political violence in the second half of the twentieth century --
Selective bibliographic guide --
Chief executives of Colombia (1819-2001) --
Credits --
Index.
Series Title: Latin American histories.
Responsibility: Frank Safford, Marco Palacios.
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