Born in Blood and Fire A Concise History of Latin America

ISBN-10: 0393976130

ISBN-13: 9780393976137

Edition: 2001

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Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

John Charles Chasteen is associate professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is the highly acclaimed translator of Tulio Halperin Donghi's The Contemporary History of Latin America.

List of Mapsp. 9
Time Linep. 10
Acknowledgmentp. 12
First Stop, the Presentp. 15
Countercurrents: A Statistical Portraitp. 25
Encounterp. 29
Countercurrents: Friar Bartolome de las Casasp. 58
Colonial Cruciblep. 63
Countercurrents: Colonial Rebellionsp. 88
Independencep. 93
Countercurrents: The Gaze of Outsidersp. 114
Postcolonial Bluesp. 119
Countercurrents: The Power of Outsidersp. 144
Progressp. 149
Countercurrents: More International Warsp. 175
Neocolonialismp. 179
Countercurrents: New Immigration to Latin Americap. 207
Nationalismp. 213
Countercurrents: Populist Leaders of the Twentieth Centuryp. 240
Revolutionp. 245
Countercurrents: Liberation Theologyp. 270
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