Historical Dictionary Of Panama by Thomas M. LeonardHistorical Dictionary Of Panama by Thomas M. Leonard

Historical Dictionary Of Panama

byThomas M. Leonard

Hardcover | November 18, 2014

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The Historical Dictionary of Panama covers the history of Panama through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Panama.
Thomas M. Leonard is Distinguished University Professor Emeritus at the University of North Florida where he taught Latin American Studies and United States foreign policy for thirty years. He initiated and directed the College of Arts and Sciences International Studies Program. He also lectured at Beijing International Studies Univers...
Title:Historical Dictionary Of PanamaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:378 pages, 9.22 × 6.43 × 1.24 inPublished:November 18, 2014Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0810878348

ISBN - 13:9780810878341

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Table of Contents

Editor's Foreword, Jon WoronoffAcknowledgmentsReader's NoteAcronymsAbbreviationsGlossaryMapChronologyIntroductionThe DictionaryAppendix I. Hay - Bunau-Varilla Treaty, 1903Appendix II. Constitution of Panama, 1904Appendix III. Panamanian Heads of StateBibliographyAbout the Author

Editorial Reviews

Leonard-historian and veteran editor of Latin American reference sources-has compiled a historical dictionary that covers the country's geography and its political and economic history. Most of the volume's more than 500 entries are current and concise. The dictionary includes a chronology and a lengthy bibliography that will be helpful to astute researchers. . . .Summing Up: Recommended. Advanced students through faculty.