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The CIA in Guatemala
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Richard H. Immerman
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-04 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

Recounts the American backed overthrow of the Castillo Armas government of Guatemala in 1954
Bitter Fruit
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Stephen Schlesinger, Stephen Kinzer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-12-30 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Bitter Fruit is a comprehensive and insightful account of the CIA operation to overthrow the democratically elected government of Jacobo Arbenz of Guatemala in 1954. First published in 1982, this book has become a classic, a textbook case of the relationship between the United States and the Third World. The
Secret History, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Nick Cullather
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-09 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

The first edition of this book, published in 1999, was well-received, but interest in it has surged in recent years. It chronicles an early example of “regime change” that was based on a flawed interpretation of intelligence and proclaimed a success even as its mistakes were becoming clear. Since 1999,
Bitter Fruit
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Stephen Schlesinger, Visiting Fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies Stephen Kinzer, Stephen Kinzer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Harvard University, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies

Bibliography p. 304-316.
The CIA in Guatemala
Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Richard H. Immerman
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-05 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

A history and analysis of the United States’ involvement in the deposition of Guatemalan President Jacobo Árbenz and the consequences. Using documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, recently opened archival collections, and interviews with the actual participants, Immerman provides us with a definitive, powerfully written, and tension-packed account