Argentina, 1516-1982: From Spanish Colonization to the Falklands War

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University of California Press, Jan 1, 1985 - Argentina - 478 pages
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A general history of Argentina that emphasizes current history and problems.
  

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Contents

THE SPANISH SETTLEMENTS 15161680
1
THE RISE OF BUENOS AIRES 16801810
39
REVOLUTION AND DICTATORSHIP 18101852
79
The Conquest of Federalism 18521880
120
The Economic Revolution 18521890
131
Boom and Collapse 18801890
152
FROM OLIGARCHY TO POPULISM 19301946
214
THE APOGEE OF PERON 19461955
262
A NATION IN DEADLOCK 19551982
320
Epilogue
377
Glossary of Spanish Terms
417
Select Bibliography
423
Index
457
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About the author (1985)

David Rock is Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara. His most recent book is" Authoritarian Argentina: The Nationalist Movement, Its History and Its Impact.

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