El Salvador

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


In 1839 the Central American Federation, which had comprised the states of Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica, was dissolved, and El Salvador declared itself formally an independent republic in 1841.

República de El Salvador


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Books of Reference

  1. Angel Gallardo, M., Cuatro Conslituciones Federales de Centra América y Las Constituciones Politicas de El Salvador. San Salvador, 1945Google Scholar
  2. Armstrong, R., and Shenk, J., El Salvador: The Face of Revolution. London, 1982Google Scholar
  3. Bevan, J., El Salvador: Education and Repression. London, 1981Google Scholar
  4. Browning, D., El Salvador: Landscape and Society. OUP, 1971Google Scholar
  5. Devire, F. J., El Salvador: Embassy under Attack. New York. 1981Google Scholar
  6. Erdozain, P., Archbishop Romero: Martyr of El Salvador. Guildford, 1981Google Scholar
  7. Montgomery, T. S., Revolution in El Salvador: Origins and Evolution. Boulder, 1982Google Scholar
  8. North, L., Bitter Grounds: Roots of Revolt in El Salvador. London, 1981Google Scholar
  9. Schmidt, S. W., El Salvador: America’s Next Vietnam. Salisbury (N.C.), 1983Google Scholar
  10. Vogt, W., The Population of El Salvador and Its Natural Resources. Washington, D.C., 1946Google Scholar
  11. Wallich, H. C., (ed.). Public Finance in a Developing Country: El Salvador. Harvard Univ. Press, 1951Google Scholar

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