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U.S. presidents and Latin American interventions pursuing regime change in the Cold War by Michael Grow

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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Presidents -- United States -- Decision making -- Case studies,
  • Intervention (International law) -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies,
  • Regime change -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Latin America,
  • Latin America -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 -- Case studies

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesUS presidents and Latin American interventions
StatementMichael Grow.
GenreCase studies.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1418 .G83 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16523826M
ISBN 109780700615865
LC Control Number2008007364

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