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A History of Modern Latin America: 1800 to the Present (Wiley Desktop Editions)
A History of Modern Latin America 1800 to the Present - Wiley Desktop Editions Author:Teresa A. Meade A History of Modern Latin America: 1800 to the Present examines the diverse and interlocking experiences of people of indigenous, African, and European backgrounds from the onset of independence until today.
Illustrates and analyzes the major and minor events that shape history, the triumphs and defeats, and the everyda... more »y lives of people of varied classes and racial and ethnic backgrounds
Intersperses accounts of the lives of prominent figures with those of ordinary people
Emphasizes gender's role in influencing political and economic change and shaping cultural identity