Inside Central America the essential facts past and present on El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala, and Costa Rica by Phillip Berryman

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  • Central America,
  • United States,
  • Central America.


  • Revolutions -- Central America.,
  • Central America -- Politics and government -- 1979-,
  • Central America -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Central America.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementPhillip Berryman
LC ClassificationsF1439.5 .B47 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 166 p. ;
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2867627M
ISBN 100394729439
LC Control Number84043022

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Krauss, State Department correspondent for the New York Times, argues that the U.S. is ``not responsible for everything that has happened in Central America.'' His illuminating survey sorts out the p.

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