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Modern South America

Charles W. Domville-Fife

Modern South America

a comprehensive survey based on twenty years of intimate connection with the people, places, governments, industries, commerce & changing conditions of the growing nations of South America

by Charles W. Domville-Fife

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Published by J. B. Lippincott company in Philadelphia .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Indians of South America.,
  • South America.,
  • South America -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Printed in Great Britain.

    Statementby C. W. Domville-Fife.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p.
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16307225M

    The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the. Five separate units introduce students to the study of international relations and the continent of South America. The units take complex issues (such as analyzing the state of democracy, demographic trends, or levels of economic development) and address them in an easy to understand manner. Other topics include urbanization, development of the Amazon Rainforest, struggles of indigenous groups.

    He led extensive military conquests to extend the Inca Empire across much of South America, within the boundaries of the nations which are today called Peru, Bolivia, Chile, and Argentina. He became Inca in his turn upon his father's death in , ruling until his own death in   A major South American war, unknown to most U.S. readers, gets some coverage thanks to this Osprey Men-at-Arms Series book, "The Chaco War ". Bolivia and Paraguay battled for control of a vast wasteland in the interior of South America, thought to possess petroleum reserves/5(49).

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