Brilliance and Bunk in Latin American Studies

FDR’S Good Neighbor Policy: Sixty Years of Generally Gentle Chaos. By Fredrick B. Pike. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1996).

Talons of the Eagle: Dynamics of U.S.-Latin American Relations. By Peter Smith. (New York: Oxford University Press, 1996).

The Last Years of the Monroe Doctrine. By Gaddis Smith. (New York: Hill and Wang, 1994).

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