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Author Pérez Brignoli, Héctor.

Title A brief history of Central America / Héctor Pérez-Brignoli ; translated by Ricardo B. Sawrey A. and Susana Stettri de Sawrey.

Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [1989]
©1989

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Graves-Hume PL Adult Non Fiction - GVHY-12  972.8 PER    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  F1436 .P4613 1989    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Adult Non-Fiction - PRGG-8  972.8 PER    AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 223 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Translation of: Breve historia de Centroamérica.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-209) and index.
Contents Land and the people: Environmental conditions -- Peripheral and rural world -- Regional unity and diversity -- Panama -- Belize -- Colonial past (1520-1821): Century of conquest -- Seventeenth-century depression -- Enlightenment -- In search of progress: Independence and the formation of nation-states in the nineteenth century: Failure of the Central American Confederation -- Conservative restoration and foreign threats -- Liberal reforms: New social order -- State, society, nation -- Impoverishing growth (1900-1945): Export economies -- El Senor Presidente: Theory and practice of liberal politics -- Social change -- Big neighbor, good stick -- Growing inequalities (1945-1980): Reform movements in perspective -- Economic change: Industrialization and the Central American common market -- Politics and society: Crisis of the liberal order -- Present crisis (1980-1987) : Overview -- Disparities among the nations -- Uncertain future.
Language Translation of: Breve historia de Centroamérica.
Subject Einführung.
Geschichte.
HISTORY.
POLITICAL CONDITIONS.
SOCIAL CONDITIONS.
ECONOMIC CONDITIONS.
CENTRAL AMERICA.
Central America -- History.
Amérique centrale -- Histoire.
Central America. (OCoLC)fst01244535
Geschichte. (DE-588)4020517-4
Mittelamerika.
Amérique centrale -- Histoire.
Mittelamerika. (DE-588)4039660-5
Indexed Term Central America, history
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Einführung.
Added Title Breve historia de Centroamérica. English
ISBN 0520060490 (alk. paper)
9780520060494 (alk. paper)
0520068327 (pbk.)
9780520068322 (pbk.)

 
    
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