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History of the Latin-American nations.

Robertson, William Spence

History of the Latin-American nations.

by Robertson, William Spence

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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin America -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 571-597.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 617 p. maps. ;
    Number of Pages617
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21349908M

    This book brings the pre-Columbian and colonial history of Latin America home: rather than starting out in Spain and following Columbus and the conquistadores as they “discover” New World peoples, The Formation of Latin American Nations begins with the Mesoamerican and South American nations as they were before the advent of European colonialism—and only Author: Thomas Robert Ward. Why were Latin American countries often unable to establish stable governments? Lack of previous experience in self-rule, Little or no middle class, Influence of the Roman Church, Ethnic disunity, Border conflicts, Economic weakness, and European and U.S. involvement.

    Latin America is generally understood to consist of the entire continent of South America in addition to Mexico, Central America, and the islands of the Caribbean whose inhabitants speak a Romance language. The peoples of this large area shared the experience of conquest and colonization by the.   In which John Green teaches you about nation building and nationalism in Latin America. Sometimes, the nations of Latin America get .

      By the late s, 17 out of 20 Latin American nations were ruled by dictators. Twenty years later—in a remarkable volte face —18 Author: Marie Arana. At the same time, the often drastic shifts in the political fates of Latin American countries, geopolitics (most notably the Cold War), supra-state institutions (such as the United Nations with its anti-drug policies), and the increased militarization of efforts to eradicate drugs production (spearheaded by the United States) have also shaped.


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New York, London, D. Appleton and Company, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Spence Robertson. disputes that tore the new Latin American nations apart, he is reported to have said, ”America is ungovernable. Those who have served the revolution have ploughed the sea.” José de San Martín – Unlike the dashing Bolívar, San Martín was a modest man.

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Excerpt from History of the Latin-American Nations I am grateful to various persons for aid in the collection of material for this book. To latin-american friends I am indebted for information about special phases of history and for pamphlets concerning particular events.

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