Eisenhower and Latin America: The Foreign Policy of Anticommunism

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UNC Press Books, 1988 - History - 237 pages
Stephen Rabe's timely book examines President Dwight D. Eisenhower's Latin American policy and assesses the president's actions in light of recent "Eisenhower revisionism."

During his first term, Eisenhower paid little attention to Latin America but his

 

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Contents

LATIN AMERICAN POLICIES 19331952
6
COLDWAR POLICIES 19531954
26
INTERVENTION IN GUATEMALA 19531954
42
FREE TRADE AND INVESTMENT POLICIES 19531954
64
ANTICOMMUNISM AND INTERNATIONAL CAPITALISM 19551958
84
THE NIXON TRIP 19581959
100
THE CASTROCOMMUNIST THREAT 19591960
117
THE NEW INTERVENTIONISM 1960
134
THE WAR AGAINST TRUJILLO AND CASTRO 19601961
153
CONCLUSION
174
NOTES
179
BIBLIOGRAPHY
215
INDEX
229
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Stephen G. Rabe is associate professor of history at the University of Texas at Dallas.

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