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The Resource Bolivia : land of struggle, Waltraud Queiser Morales

Bolivia : land of struggle, Waltraud Queiser Morales

Label
Bolivia : land of struggle
Title
Bolivia
Title remainder
land of struggle
Statement of responsibility
Waltraud Queiser Morales
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Located in the heart of the Andes, Bolivia is a microcosm of the region's chronic political instability and socioeconomic under-development. It has undergone more military coups since independence than any other Latin American republic and is the second-poorest country in the hemisphere. This comprehensive survey introduces the general reader to Bolivia's turbulent political history, its beleaguered economy, and its vibrant Indian culture and customs. It traces the
  • Causes of Bolivia's predicament to the intractable problems that confront many developing countries - poorly managed natural resources and foreign political and economic intervention. The study emphasizes the contemporary crises of international debt and the ongoing Andean war on drugs and concludes with the 1952 Bolivian National Revolution and its enduring legacy of popular struggle for democracy and economic equality
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morales, Waltraud Q
Dewey number
984
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F3321
LC item number
.M75 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Westview profiles. Nations of contemporary Latin America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bolivia
  • Bolivia
  • Bolivia
  • Economic history
  • Social conditions
  • Bolivia
  • Geschichte
  • Wirtschaftliche Lage
  • Politik
  • Bolivien
Label
Bolivia : land of struggle, Waltraud Queiser Morales
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/sub-hamburg/112478549.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Diversity of Land, People, and Culture -- 2. Early History: The Pre-Columbian, Colonial, and Republican Eras -- 3. Contemporary History: The Chaco War to the Revolution (1930-1952) -- 4. The Bolivian National Revolution and the Political System -- 5. Postrevolutionary Society -- 6. Postrevolutionary Economy -- 7. Bolivia's Foreign Policy
Control code
ocm24503675
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 234 pages
Isbn
9780813301976
Lccn
91035091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o24503675
  • (OCoLC)24503675
Label
Bolivia : land of struggle, Waltraud Queiser Morales
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/sub-hamburg/112478549.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Diversity of Land, People, and Culture -- 2. Early History: The Pre-Columbian, Colonial, and Republican Eras -- 3. Contemporary History: The Chaco War to the Revolution (1930-1952) -- 4. The Bolivian National Revolution and the Political System -- 5. Postrevolutionary Society -- 6. Postrevolutionary Economy -- 7. Bolivia's Foreign Policy
Control code
ocm24503675
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 234 pages
Isbn
9780813301976
Lccn
91035091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o24503675
  • (OCoLC)24503675

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