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Crisis in Central America

Author: WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Films Incorporated.
Publisher: Wilmette, IL : Films Inc., ©1985.
Series: Frontline (Television program)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reviews Central America's history of dictatorships, revolutions, class struggles, human rights abuses, and foreign intervention. Draws on specially compiled interviews with political leaders, soldiers and civilians of Cuba, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, Honduras, Costa Rica, Mexico, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, France and the U.S. Features archival footage from the film libraries of these countries as well  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction television programs
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Films Incorporated.
OCLC Number: 12318512
Language Note: In English and some Spanish, with English voice-over translation or subtitles.
Notes: Originally broadcast on the television program: Frontline.
Credits: Series editor, Jorge Dominguez ; executive producer, Austin Hoyt.
Performer(s): Narrator: Will Lyman.
Description: 4 videocassettes (approximately 220 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: pt. 1. The Yankee years --
pt. 2. Castro's challenge --
pt. 3. Revolution in Nicaragua --
pt. 4. Battle for El Salvador.
Series Title: Frontline (Television program)
Other Titles: Yankee years.
Castro's challenge.
Revolution in Nicaragua.
Battle for El Salvador.
Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH-TV in association with the Blackwell Corporation.

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Reviews Central America's history of dictatorships, revolutions, class struggles, human rights abuses, and foreign intervention. Draws on specially compiled interviews with political leaders, soldiers and civilians of Cuba, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, Honduras, Costa Rica, Mexico, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, France and the U.S. Features archival footage from the film libraries of these countries as well as from private individuals.

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