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U.S. intervention in British Guiana : a Cold War story

Author: Stephen G Rabe
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2005.
Series: New Cold War history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presenting an account of the massive US covert intervention in British Guiana between 1953 and 1969. Considering race, gender, religion, and ethnicity, with traditional approaches to diplomatic history, this analysis of the Cold War tragedy serves as a needed corrective to interpretations that depict the Cold War as an unsullied US triumph.
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Rabe, Stephen G.
U.S. intervention in British Guiana.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005008004
(OCoLC)58788862
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen G Rabe
ISBN: 0807876968 9780807876961
OCLC Number: 70145215
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (240 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: British Guiana, 1831-1953 --
Imperial adjustments, 1953-1960 --
Covert intervention, 1961-1962 --
Proportional representation, 1963-1964 --
Guyana, 1965-1969.
Series Title: New Cold War history.
Responsibility: Stephen G. Rabe.
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