Encyclopedia of U.S.-Latin American Relations

Encyclopedia of U.S.-Latin American Relations


Edited by: Thomas M. Leonard


No previous work has covered the web of important players, places, and events that have shaped the history of the United States’ relations with its neighbors to the south. From the Monroe Doctrine through today’s tensions with Latin America’s new leftist governments, this history is rich in case studies of diplomatic, economic, and military cooperation and contentiousness.

Encyclopedia of U.S.-Latin American Relations is a comprehensive, A-to-Z reference featuring more than 800 entries detailing the political, economic, and military interconnections between the United States and the countries of Latin America, including Mexico and the nations in Central America, the Caribbean, and South America.

With expansive coverage of more than 200 years of important and fascinating events, this work will serve as an important addition to the ...

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