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Central America's forgotten history : revolution, violence, and the roots of migration  Cover Image Book Book

Central America's forgotten history : revolution, violence, and the roots of migration / Aviva Chomsky.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0807056480
  • ISBN: 9780807056486
  • ISBN: 0807056480 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780807056486 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9780807056486
  • ISBN: 0807056480
  • ISBN: 9780807056486
  • ISBN: 0807056480
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Invisibility and forgetting -- Making the United States, making Central America : bananas, coffee, savages, and bandits -- The Cold War, ten years of spring, and the Cuban Revolution -- Guatemala : reform, revolution, and genocide -- Nicaragua : "Luchamos contra el yanqui, enemigo de la humanidad" -- El Salvador : si Nicaragua venció, ¡El Salvador vencerá! -- Honduras -- Pledge of resistance, sanctuary, and solidarity -- Peace treaties and neoliberalism -- Migration -- Conclusion: Trump's border war.
Summary, etc.:
"Places Central American migration to the United States in the context of the region's history of conquest, colonialism, revolution, and neoliberalism, looking especially at the revolutionary experiments of the 1980s and their aftermath"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Central America > History.
Central America > Politics and government.
Central America > Emigration and immigration.
United States > Emigration and immigration.
Central America > Relations > United States.
United States > Relations > Central America.

Available copies

  • 8 of 9 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 4 of 5 copies available at Bridgeport Public Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 9 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport 972.8 CHOMSKY (Text) 34000148013857 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport 972.8 CHOMSKY (Text) 34000148013865 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 02/18/2023
East Side Branch - Bridgeport 972.8 CHOMSKY (Text) 34000148013899 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport 972.8 CHOMSKY (Text) 34000148013873 Adult Nonfiction Available -
North Branch - Bridgeport 972.8 CHOMSKY (Text) 34000148013881 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

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