A History of Chile, 1808-2002

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Cambridge University Press, Oct 18, 2004 - History - 480 pages
Providing an overview of Chilean history for the general reader as well as the specialist, this text employs primary and secondary materials to analyze the nation's political, economic, and social evolution from independence to 2002. Unlike other works, the volume examines in depth the most recent events of Chile's history: the diversification of its economy, spread of democratic institutions, improvement of public health, and emergence of a rich intellectual culture. First Edition Hb (1996): 0-521-56075-6 First Edition Pb (1996): 0-521-56827-7

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I have family living in Chile as well as in the US. so I wanted to learn more about the history of Chile. This book is very descriptive showing how Chiles history has been shaped by so many countries and culturesand its not just Spaniards! Very Interesting! Read full review

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