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Guardians of the other Americas : essays on the military forces of Latin America, Russell W. Ramsey

Label
Guardians of the other Americas : essays on the military forces of Latin America
Title
Guardians of the other Americas
Title remainder
essays on the military forces of Latin America
Statement of responsibility
Russell W. Ramsey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1935-
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Ramsey, Russell W.
Dewey number
303.48/28073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F1418
LC item number
.R38 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National security
  • Latin America
  • United States
  • Latin America
  • United States
  • Latin America
Label
Guardians of the other Americas : essays on the military forces of Latin America, Russell W. Ramsey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-280)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Quiz on Latin America -- I. Setting. World Systems, Challenges: 1993-2025, Reserve Officers Association National Security Report. Strategic Reading on Latin America, Review Essay. Strategic Reading on Latin America: 1995 Update -- II. US Policy. Review of: Eisenhower: The Foreign Policy of Anti-Communism and Latin America by Stephen G. Rabe, Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1988. US Strategy for Latin America. Reading up on the Drug War, Review Essay. Review of: Cocaine Politics: Drugs, Armies and the CIA in Central America by Peter Dale Scott and Jonathan Marshall. The University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 1991. The U.S. Andean Counter-Narcotics Initiative -- III. Caribbean and Central America. Review of: Conflict, Peace, and Development in the Caribbean by Jorge Rodriguez Beruff, J. Peter Figueroa and J. Edward Greene, Eds. St. Martin's Press, New York, 1991. On Castro and Cuba: Rethinking the Three Gs, Review Essay. Review of: Fidel Castro by Robert E. Quirk. New York, N.Y.: Norton Publisher, 1993. Review of: Operation ANADYR: U.S. and Soviet Generals Recount the Cuban Missile Crisis by Gen. Anatoli I. Gribkov and Gen. William Y. Smith. Edition Q Inc. Review of: Eyeball to Eyeball: The Inside Story of the Cuban Missile Crisis by Dino A. Brugioni (New York: Random House, 1992). Castro's Cuba: Insular Immutability Amid Winds of Change. Review of: The Secret War in Central America: Sandinista Assault on World Order by John Norton Moore (Frederick, MD.: University Publications of America, 1987). Review of: Cuba's Foreign Policy in The Middle East by Damian J. Fernandez (Boulder, Col.: Westview Press, 1988). Cuba and Mexico: Profiles in 1994. Review of: Cien Biografias de Militares Distinguidos by Brig. Gen. Mario Perez Torres (Mexican Government Press, 1988); and Generals in The Palacio: The Military in Modern Mexico by Roderic Ai Camp (Oxford University Press, 1992); and Cuban Leadership After Castro: Biographies of Cuba's Top Commanders by Rafael Fermoselle (U. of Miami North-South Centre, 1992). Invasion: A Small Step in a Long Process, Army Times, Nov. 12, 1994. Review of: Nicaragua v. United States: A Look at the Facts by Robert F. Turner (McLean, VA.: Pergamon-Brassey's, 1987). Review of: Panama and the United States: The Forced Alliance by Michael L. Conniff, (Athens, GA.: The Univ. of Georgia Press, 1992). Review of: Operation Just Cause: The Storming of Panama by Thomas Donnelly, Margaret Roth and Caleb Baker, (New York: Lexington Books, 1992). Panama Today: The West Should Help. The Rough Rider Legacy: SUPERCOP in Panama -- IV. Columbia: A Case Model. Major General Manuel Sanmiguel Buenaventura, Colombian Army, Retired. Edited with introduction by Russell W. Ramsey. Translated from Spanish to English by Thomas Greg Bennett. Human Rights Violations in Colombia: Colombian Government and Military Perspectives. Review of: Testimonio de una Epoca Anos Signados por el Conflicto en el que han Vivido Inmersos el Estado y la Sociedad Colombianos Bajo el Rotulo de la Violencia. [Testimony of an Epoch; Years Marked by the Conflict in Which the State and Colombian Society Have Lived Immersed under the Banner of 'The Violence'] by General Alvaro Valencia Tovar (Bogota: Editorial Planeta, 1992). US Narcotics Addiction Wrecks Colombian Democracy, January, 1990. Internal Defense in the 1980s: The Colombian Model. Janes D. Henderson. Review of: Zarpazo the Bandit: Memoirs of an Undercover Agent of the Colombian Army. By Evelio Buitrago Salazar. Edited by Russell W. Ramsey. Translated by M. Murray Lasley. University, Alabama, 1977. University of Alabama Press. The Colombian Battalion in Korea and Suez, October, 1967. Colombian Infantry Faces Insurgency -- V. European Influence. The Spanish Military Orders. The Defeat of Admiral Vernon at Cartagena in 1741. German Espionage in South America 1939-45. The Third Reich's Third Front -- VI. Revolution and Guerrilla Warfare. Review of: Guerrillas and Revolution in Latin America by Timothy P. Wickham-Crowley (Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey). Review of: Latin American Revolutionaries: Groups, Goals, Methods by Michael Radu and Vladimir Tismaneau, Foreign Policy Institute Book, (Washington D.C.: Pergamon-Brassey, 1990). Review of: Will It Liberate? Questions About Liberation Theology by Michael Novak (New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1986). Review of: Guerrillas: The Men and Women Fighting Today's Wars by John Lee Anderson (New York: Times Books, 1993) -- VII. US-Latin American Military Relations. The Role of Latin America Armed Forces in the 1990s. U.S. Military Courses for Latin Americans are a Low-Budget Strategic Success. A Military Turn of Mind: Educating Latin American Officers. Review of: Hemispheric and U.S. Policy in Latin America, August Varas, ed., (Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1989). Training Latin American Forces. World Needs School of the Americas. Forty Years of Human Rights Training. Assembly's Call to Close School of the Americas Challenged
Control code
35831290
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 280 pages
Isbn
9780761806370
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
96048624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Guardians of the other Americas : essays on the military forces of Latin America, Russell W. Ramsey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-280)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Quiz on Latin America -- I. Setting. World Systems, Challenges: 1993-2025, Reserve Officers Association National Security Report. Strategic Reading on Latin America, Review Essay. Strategic Reading on Latin America: 1995 Update -- II. US Policy. Review of: Eisenhower: The Foreign Policy of Anti-Communism and Latin America by Stephen G. Rabe, Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1988. US Strategy for Latin America. Reading up on the Drug War, Review Essay. Review of: Cocaine Politics: Drugs, Armies and the CIA in Central America by Peter Dale Scott and Jonathan Marshall. The University of California Press, Berkeley, CA. 1991. The U.S. Andean Counter-Narcotics Initiative -- III. Caribbean and Central America. Review of: Conflict, Peace, and Development in the Caribbean by Jorge Rodriguez Beruff, J. Peter Figueroa and J. Edward Greene, Eds. St. Martin's Press, New York, 1991. On Castro and Cuba: Rethinking the Three Gs, Review Essay. Review of: Fidel Castro by Robert E. Quirk. New York, N.Y.: Norton Publisher, 1993. Review of: Operation ANADYR: U.S. and Soviet Generals Recount the Cuban Missile Crisis by Gen. Anatoli I. Gribkov and Gen. William Y. Smith. Edition Q Inc. Review of: Eyeball to Eyeball: The Inside Story of the Cuban Missile Crisis by Dino A. Brugioni (New York: Random House, 1992). Castro's Cuba: Insular Immutability Amid Winds of Change. Review of: The Secret War in Central America: Sandinista Assault on World Order by John Norton Moore (Frederick, MD.: University Publications of America, 1987). Review of: Cuba's Foreign Policy in The Middle East by Damian J. Fernandez (Boulder, Col.: Westview Press, 1988). Cuba and Mexico: Profiles in 1994. Review of: Cien Biografias de Militares Distinguidos by Brig. Gen. Mario Perez Torres (Mexican Government Press, 1988); and Generals in The Palacio: The Military in Modern Mexico by Roderic Ai Camp (Oxford University Press, 1992); and Cuban Leadership After Castro: Biographies of Cuba's Top Commanders by Rafael Fermoselle (U. of Miami North-South Centre, 1992). Invasion: A Small Step in a Long Process, Army Times, Nov. 12, 1994. Review of: Nicaragua v. United States: A Look at the Facts by Robert F. Turner (McLean, VA.: Pergamon-Brassey's, 1987). Review of: Panama and the United States: The Forced Alliance by Michael L. Conniff, (Athens, GA.: The Univ. of Georgia Press, 1992). Review of: Operation Just Cause: The Storming of Panama by Thomas Donnelly, Margaret Roth and Caleb Baker, (New York: Lexington Books, 1992). Panama Today: The West Should Help. The Rough Rider Legacy: SUPERCOP in Panama -- IV. Columbia: A Case Model. Major General Manuel Sanmiguel Buenaventura, Colombian Army, Retired. Edited with introduction by Russell W. Ramsey. Translated from Spanish to English by Thomas Greg Bennett. Human Rights Violations in Colombia: Colombian Government and Military Perspectives. Review of: Testimonio de una Epoca Anos Signados por el Conflicto en el que han Vivido Inmersos el Estado y la Sociedad Colombianos Bajo el Rotulo de la Violencia. [Testimony of an Epoch; Years Marked by the Conflict in Which the State and Colombian Society Have Lived Immersed under the Banner of 'The Violence'] by General Alvaro Valencia Tovar (Bogota: Editorial Planeta, 1992). US Narcotics Addiction Wrecks Colombian Democracy, January, 1990. Internal Defense in the 1980s: The Colombian Model. Janes D. Henderson. Review of: Zarpazo the Bandit: Memoirs of an Undercover Agent of the Colombian Army. By Evelio Buitrago Salazar. Edited by Russell W. Ramsey. Translated by M. Murray Lasley. University, Alabama, 1977. University of Alabama Press. The Colombian Battalion in Korea and Suez, October, 1967. Colombian Infantry Faces Insurgency -- V. European Influence. The Spanish Military Orders. The Defeat of Admiral Vernon at Cartagena in 1741. German Espionage in South America 1939-45. The Third Reich's Third Front -- VI. Revolution and Guerrilla Warfare. Review of: Guerrillas and Revolution in Latin America by Timothy P. Wickham-Crowley (Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey). Review of: Latin American Revolutionaries: Groups, Goals, Methods by Michael Radu and Vladimir Tismaneau, Foreign Policy Institute Book, (Washington D.C.: Pergamon-Brassey, 1990). Review of: Will It Liberate? Questions About Liberation Theology by Michael Novak (New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1986). Review of: Guerrillas: The Men and Women Fighting Today's Wars by John Lee Anderson (New York: Times Books, 1993) -- VII. US-Latin American Military Relations. The Role of Latin America Armed Forces in the 1990s. U.S. Military Courses for Latin Americans are a Low-Budget Strategic Success. A Military Turn of Mind: Educating Latin American Officers. Review of: Hemispheric and U.S. Policy in Latin America, August Varas, ed., (Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1989). Training Latin American Forces. World Needs School of the Americas. Forty Years of Human Rights Training. Assembly's Call to Close School of the Americas Challenged
Control code
35831290
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 280 pages
Isbn
9780761806370
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
96048624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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