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By Thomas M. Leonard,Jürgen Buchenau,Rodney Longley,Graeme Mount

No earlier paintings has lined the internet of vital gamers, areas, and occasions that experience formed the historical past of the USA’ kinfolk with its pals to the south. From the Monroe Doctrine via today’s tensions with Latin America’s new leftist governments, this background is wealthy in case stories of diplomatic, monetary, and armed forces cooperation and contentiousness.

Encyclopedia of U.S.-Latin American Relations is a finished, three-volume, A-to-Z reference that includes greater than 800 entries detailing the political, financial, and armed forces interconnections among the U.S. and the nations of Latin the USA, together with Mexico and the international locations in relevant the USA, the Caribbean, and South America.

Entries cover:

  • Each state and its courting with the United States
  • Key politicians, diplomats, and revolutionaries in each one country 
  • Wars, conflicts, and different events 
  • Policies and treaties
  • Organizations valuable to the political and diplomatic background of the western hemisphere

Key subject matters lined include:

  • Coups and terrorist organizations 
  • U.S. army interventions within the Caribbean 
  • Mexican-American War 
  • The chilly conflict, communism, and dictators 
  • The battle on medicines in Latin America 
  • Panama Canal 
  • Embargo on Cuba 
  • Pan-Americanism and Inter-American conferences 
  • The function of commodities like espresso, bananas, copper, and oil 
  • “Big Stick” and stable Neighbor policies 
  • Impact of faith in U.S.-Latin American relations 
  • Neoliberal fiscal improvement model 
  • U.S. Presidents from John Quincy Adams to Barack Obama 
  • Latin American leaders from Simon Bolivar to Hugo Chavez

With expansive assurance of greater than 2 hundred years of significant and engaging occasions, this new paintings will function a major addition to the collections of educational, public, and faculty libraries serving scholars and researchers drawn to U.S. background and international relations, Latin American experiences, diplomacy, and present events.

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