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The Penguin history of Latin America

Author: Edwin Williamson
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Details the history of Latin America, discussing political, social, economic, and cultural issues.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edwin Williamson
ISBN: 0140125590 9780140125597
OCLC Number: 29998568
Description: viii, 631 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Contents: Discovery and conquest --
Indians and Iberians --
Spain in America --
The Spanish Indies --
Colonial Brazil --
Reform, crisis and independence --
The quest for order : conservatives and liberals in the nineteenth century --
'Civilization and barbarism' : literary and cultural developments I --
Nationalism and development : an overview --
Mexico : revolution and stability --
Brazil : order and progress --
Cuba : dependency, nationalism and revolution --
Argentina : the long decline --
Chile : democracy, revolution and dictatorship --
Identity and modernity : literary and cultural developments II
Responsibility: Edwin Williamson.

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Details the history of Latin America, discussing political, social, economic, and cultural issues.

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