The CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of Intervention by Richard H. ImmermanThe CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of Intervention by Richard H. Immerman

The CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of Intervention

byRichard H. Immerman

Paperback | January 1, 1983

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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.

Title:The CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of InterventionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:302 pages, 9 × 6 × 1 inPublished:January 1, 1983Publisher:University Of Texas Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0292710836

ISBN - 13:9780292710832

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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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Using documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, recently opened archival collections, and interviews with 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.

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"This story is much more thorough than the recent popularized account of the same events by Stephen Kinzer and Stephen Schlesinger ..." - Choice