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University of Texas Press
The CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of Intervention

The CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of Intervention

by Richard H. Immerman
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Using documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, recently opened archival collections, and interviews with the actual participants, Immerman provides us with a definitive, powerfully written, and tension-packed account of the United States' clandestine operations in Guatemala and their consequences in Latin America today.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780292710832
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 01/28/1983
Series: Texas Pan American Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 302
Sales rank: 591,140
Product dimensions: 5.94(w) x 8.96(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • 1. Truman, Eisenhower, and the Cold War in Latin America
  • 2. Underdevelopment, Repression, and Revolution
  • 3. The Revolutionary Governments: Communism or Nationalism?
  • 4. The View from the North
  • S. From Truman to Eisenhower: The Road to Intervention
  • 6. Project PBSUCCESS: The Preparation
  • 7. Project PBSUCCESS: The Coup
  • 8. Project PBSUCCESS: The Legacy
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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