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Cooperating with the colossus, a social and political history of US military bases in World War II Latin America, Rebecca Herman.

Summary
'Cooperating with the Colossus' reconstructs the history of US military bases in World War II Latin America, from the perspectives of Latin American leaders and diplomats and the local communities that experienced these installations, as well as of US leadership and military
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Half-Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 2nd Half-Title -- Maps -- Introduction -- 1. The Specter of Guantanamo -- 2. High Politics and Horse-Trading -- 3. Base Labor -- 4. Discrimination in the Canal Zone -- 5. Sex, Honor, and Moral Hygiene -- 6. Criminal Jurisdiction -- 7. Cooperation at the War's End -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Note
Also issued in print: 2022
Physical Description
1 online resource (321 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780197531907

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