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Bolivia : the evolution of a multi-ethnic society

Author: Herbert S Klein
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
Series: Latin American histories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Herbert Klein's Bolivia offered the first modern historical survey in English of this important nation. The second edition of this now-standard source has been updated to cover events of the last turbulent decade of political and economic change. It includes a completely new final chapter and an updated bibliography.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Klein, Herbert S.
Bolivia.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1992
(OCoLC)645817164
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert S Klein
ISBN: 0195057341 9780195057348 019505735X 9780195057355
OCLC Number: 24213958
Description: xiii, 343 pages : maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. Geography and Pre-Columbian Civilization --
2. The Creation of a Colonial Society --
3. Late Colonial Society: Crisis and Growth --
4. Revolution and the Creation of a Nation-State, 1809-1841 --
5. The Crisis of the State, 1841-1880 --
6. The Ages of Silver and Tin, 1880-1932 --
7. Disintegration of the Established Order, 1932-1952 --
8. The National Revolution, 1952-1964 --
9. The Military Interregnum, 1964-1982 --
10. The End of an Era and a Difficult Transition --
Political Chronology --
Bibliographical Essay --
Tables --
Index.
Series Title: Latin American histories.
Responsibility: Herbert S. Klein.
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"Best, and only, general text on Bolivia. It is exceptional in its interpretation and clarity. A must for any student of the Andean countries."--Sonny Davis, Western State College of Colorado"The Read more...

 
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