Central American Wars 1959 - 89 by Carlos Caballero Jurado, Simon McCouaig

By Carlos Caballero Jurado, Simon McCouaig

For the reason that Fidel Castro's victory in Cuba in January 1959 the U.S. were involved that any switch of presidency in a principal American nation aren't bring in the same Soviet-backed communist regime; and to avoid this it has built various responses, from direct army intervention, via help of neighborhood armies, to diplomatic isolation and financial blockade. For the foreseeable destiny crucial the US and the Caribbean will stay a powder keg. Carlos Caballero Jurado's attractive textual content examines the crucial American Wars from 1959-89.

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