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Historical dictionary of U.S.-Latin American relations

Author: David W Dent
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005.
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"This book provides over 260 entries on U.S. presidents, Latin American politicians, covert operations, policies and major events since the early 1800s that define the relations between the U.S. and the Latin American and Caribbean region." "From the Monroe Doctrine at NAFTA, the tone of U.S.-Latin America relations is usually set by the United States, and largely to its benefit. David W. Dent compiles more than 260  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
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Dent, David W.
Historical dictionary of U.S.-Latin American relations.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005
(OCoLC)647519500
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David W Dent
ISBN: 0313321965 9780313321962
OCLC Number: 58594937
Description: li, 510 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments Introduction Guide to Related Topics Timeline of U.S.-Latin American Relations Historical Dictionary of U.S.-Latin American Relations A-to-Z Epilogue: Lessons from the Past: Toward a More Enlightened Relationship Appendix: President Ronald Reagan's Speech on Congressional Aid for the Contras Select Bibliography List of Online Resources Index
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Offers over 260 entries on the people, events, and ideas that define the contentious relation between the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America, and South America.  Read more...

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