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Title The Cambridge history of Latin America. Vol. 7, Latin America since 1930. Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean / edited by Leslie Bethell
Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 775 pages) : maps
Series The Cambridge history of Latin America Latin America since 1930
Cambridge history of Latin America.
Contents PART ONE: MEXICO: Mexico, c. 1930-46 / Alan Knight -- Mexico since 1946 / Peter H. Smith -- PART TWO: CENTRAL AMERICA: Central America since 1930: an overview / Edelberto Torres Rivas -- Guatemala since 1930 / James Dunkerley -- El Salvador since 1930 / James Dunkerley -- Honduras since 1930 / Victor Bulmer-Thomas -- Costa Rica since 1930 / Rodolfo Cerdas Cruz -- PART THREE: THE CARIBBEAN: Cuba, c. 1930-59 / Louis A. Perez -- Cuba since 1959 / Jorge Dominguez -- The Dominican Republic since 1930 / Frank Moya Pons -- Haiti since 1930 / David Nicholls -- Puerto Rico since 1940 / Robert W. Anderson -- PART FOUR: PANAMA: Panama since 1903 / Michael Conniff -- The Panama Canal Zone, 1904-79 / John Major -- Bibliographical essays
Summary This seventh volume of The Cambridge History of Latin America consists of the separate histories of Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and Panama. Part I covers in depth the history of Mexico. Part II deals with the five countries of Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica. Part III covers Cuba, including the Revolution, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Puerto Rico. The fourth and final section is devoted to Panama, with a separate chapter discussing the history of the Canal Zone up to 1979
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 671-727) and index
Notes English
Subject Caribbean Area -- History -- 1810-1945.
Caribbean Area -- History -- 1945-
Central America -- History -- 1821-1951.
Central America -- History -- 1951-1979.
Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Caribbean Area.
Central America.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Bethell, Leslie
ISBN 9781139055239
Other Titles Latin America since 1930. Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean