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Author Henderson, James D., 1942-

Title Modernization in Colombia : the Laureano Gómez years, 1889-1965 / James D. Henderson
Published Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 508 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Table of Contents; List of Illustrations ix; Acknowledgments xi; Introduction xiii; I. Toward Modernity, 1889-1932; II. The Dangers of Political Inauthenticity, 1932-1965; Epilogue: The Passing of the Centenarians 417; Appendix 1. Distribution of Violencia-Related Deaths by Department 423; Appendix 2. Violencia-Related Deaths by Year, 1947-1966 424; Appendix 3. Violencia-Related Deaths per 100,000 Population as a Percentage of 1960 and 1966 Intentional Deaths in Colombia; Intentional Deaths in Colombia Compared with Those in Other Countries 425; Notes 427; Bibliography 459; Index 485
Summary ''The research involved in putting this manuscript together is truly awesome and involves a major synthesis of Colombian political, economic, urban, and social history which has not been achieved to date either in Spanish or in English.''-- Maurice P
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 459-484) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Gómez, Laureano, 1889-1965.
Colombia -- History -- 1886-1903.
Colombia -- History -- 1903-1946.
Colombia -- History -- 1946-1974.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0813031249 (electronic bk.)
9780813031248 (electronic bk.)