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This book addresses two issues basic to understanding modern Latin America: the role of American-owned businesses in the region and, of equal importance, the reaction of Latin Americans to foreign investment. Throughout the nineteenth century and up to the 1930s, American corporations stridently resisted local opposition as they secured what they wanted in Latin America, c ...more
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Published March 1st 1999 by University of New Mexico Press
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A very pithy short introduction with some great anecdotes. Nothing wrong, just felt that even for a short intro, could have been longer!
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