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Author Rector, John Lawrence, 1943-

Title The history of Chile / John L. Rector.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c2003.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    983 REC    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    983 REC    Available
Description xxxi, 297 p. : 1 map ; 24 cm.
Series The Greenwood histories of the modern nations, 1096-2905
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-270) and index.
Contents Timeline of historical events -- A crazy geography -- Origins of the Chilean people, 500-1750 -- Independence, 1750-1830 -- Miners, merchants, and hacendados, 1830-61 -- The triumph of Congress, 1861-91 -- New classes and conflicts, 1891-1925 -- Experiments in democracy, 1925-58 -- Reform turns to Revolution, 1958-75 -- Military rule and neoliberalism, 1973-90 -- The democratic transition after 1990 -- Notable people in the history of Chile -- Glossary of selected terms.
Subject Chile -- History.
ISBN 0313317593 (alk. paper)
9780313317590 (alk. paper)

 
    
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