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Understanding Central America

Author: John A Booth; Thomas W Walker
Publisher: Boulder : Westview Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this new edition, two of the most respected writers on Central American politics explore the origins and development of the region's political conflicts and efforts to resolve them.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Booth, John A., 1946-
Understanding Central America.
Boulder : Westview Press, 1989
(OCoLC)556115698
Online version:
Booth, John A., 1946-
Understanding Central America.
Boulder : Westview Press, 1989
(OCoLC)607743209
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John A Booth; Thomas W Walker
ISBN: 0813300029 9780813300023 0813300037 9780813300030
OCLC Number: 20132701
Description: xv, 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The central American crisis --
The crisis of poverty and its causes --
The common history --
Individual histories of Central American nations --
A theory about Central American rebellions --
Insurrection and revolution in Nicarauga --
National revolts in El Salvador and Guatemala --
Maintaining stability in Costa Rica and Honduras --
Power, democracy, and U.S. policy in Central America --
Central America and its uncertain future.
Responsibility: John A. Booth, Thomas W. Walker.
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