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Soldiers and States

  • Peter Calvert
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Part of the The Making of the Twentieth Century book series (MATWCE)

Abstract

So far the impact of the Great Depression on Latin America has been considered primarily as affecting directly the economic well-being of countries in the hemisphere whose economies, as primary producers, were closely linked to the world market. But the Depression itself was world-wide and hence associated with phenomena far more widespread and significant in the political field. The consequent effects were to divert the course of Latin American history.

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