A Brief History of Central America (Google eBook)

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Infobase Publishing, Jan 1, 2007 - Music
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One thing that really appealed to me about this book was the amount of visual data - there are charts, graphs, and many photographs. Alongside the visuals, there is a very readable history of the ... Read full review

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Contents

The Land and Its First Peoples
1
The Mayans and Their Neighbors
24
The Spanish Conquest 14921541
45
Founding of the Kingdom of Guatemala 15411570
68
Life in the Colony
90
The Bourbons and Independence 17001823
120
The Federation of Central America 18231839
134
Conservatives and Foreign Profiteers 18401870
152
Guatemala Basic Facts
285
El Salvador Basic Facts
287
Honduras Basic Facts
289
Nicaragua Basic Facts
291
Costa Rica Basic Facts
293
Panama Basic Facts
295
Belize Basic Facts
297
Chronology
299

The Making of the Coffee Republics 18701900
170
Dollar Diplomacy and the Dictators 18981944
186
Challenge to the Old Order 19441975
205
Civil Wars 19751996
225
The Challenge of Peace and Democracy
255

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