The history of Chile / John L. Rector.

"The History of Chile provides an up-to-date historical overview of this complex and fascinating country. Beginning with a survey of the land, people, and current government of contemporary Chile, the book then traces the chronological story of Chile. Ten chapters follow the details of Chilean...

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Online Access: Full Text (via EBSCO)
Main Author: Rector, John Lawrence, 1943-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
Series:Greenwood histories of the modern nations.
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Summary:"The History of Chile provides an up-to-date historical overview of this complex and fascinating country. Beginning with a survey of the land, people, and current government of contemporary Chile, the book then traces the chronological story of Chile. Ten chapters follow the details of Chilean history from the indigenous peoples to the democratic transition after the Pinochet dictatorship. Also included are biographical sketches of notable persons in Chilean history, a glossary of selected terms, and a bibliographical essay that discusses the best sources for further reading. This is the perfect starting point for students and general readers interested in the history and people of Chile."--Jacket.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxxi, 297 pages) : 1 map.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-270) and index.
ISBN:0313016917
9780313016912
ISSN:1096-2905.