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Costa Rica

República de Costa Rica
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

HISTORY. The republic of Costa Rica (the ‘Rich Coast’) has been independent since 1821, although it formed, from 1824 to 1838, part of the Confederation of Central America.

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Books of Reference

  1. Biesanz, J. and M., Costa Rican Life. 3rd printing. New York, 1946Google Scholar
  2. Fernández Guardia, L., Historia de Costa Rica. 2nd ed., 2 vols. San José, 1941Google Scholar
  3. May, S., and others, Costa Rica: A study in economic development. New York, 1952Google Scholar
  4. Trejos, Juan, Geografía ilustrada de Costa Rica. San José, 1948Google Scholar
  5. Sandner, G., Agrarkolonisation in Costa Rica. Kiel, 1961Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUK

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