Central America Since Independence
CUP Archive, Oct 25, 1991 - History - 366 pages
General chapters on Central America 1821-1870, 1870-1930 & 1930 to the present, are followed by chapters on each of the five Central American republics -- Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras & Costa Rica -- since 1930. Excerpted from the Cambridge History of Latin America.
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Page 349 - The period since the revolution has seen an explosion in writings on Nicaragua. The best of these tend to be sympathetic to the revolution, but fall short of the highest standards of scholarship; examples are Thomas Walker (ed.), Nicaragua: The First Five Years (New York, 1985); Carlos Vilas, The Sandinista Revolution (New York, 1986); and Richard Harris and Carlos Vilas (eds.), Nicaragua: A Revolution Under Siege (London, 1985). A less committed but still sympathetic treatment of the revolutionary...
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