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Hugo Chávez : oil, politics and the challenge to the United States

Author: Nikolas Kozloff
Publisher: New York, N.Y. ; Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Palgrave Macmillan pbk. edView all editions and formats
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This is the riveting and frightening story of ambitious, tempestuous and avowed anti-American Hugo Chavez, who is making waves through South America and being widely compared to Fidel Castro. Chavez is known for his stance against big business, fearless threats to the Bush administration, social reforms that have violently polarized his country, and claims that he will soon unite South America. Nikolas Kozloff's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Hugo Chávez Frías; Hugo Chávez Frías; Hugo Chávez Frías
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nikolas Kozloff
ISBN: 9781403984098 1403984093 1403973156 9781403973153
OCLC Number: 911668434
Notes: "With a new afterword"--Cover.
Originally published: 2006.
Description: 268 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
"Oil is a geopolitical weapon" --
The battle for control over oil --
TINA : "There is no alternative" --
Chavez and his fight against neoliberalism --
Chavez's civl-military alliance --
The test of Chavez's civil-military alliance --
Chavez's South American oil diplomacy --
Chavez and the information war against the Bush administration --
In the Andes, turning the tide against the United States --
The Chavez-Morales Axis --
Epilogue --
Afterword.
Responsibility: Nikolas Kozloff.

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This is the riveting story of ambitious, tempestuous Hugo Chavez, who is making waves through South America and being widely compared to Castro. Kozloff's access to top advisors, opposition, and  Read more...

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