For over half a century, The United Fruit Company exploited Central America, Colombia, and various countries in the Caribbean, wielding its power to the extent of imposing presidents and overthrowing those who did not bend to their will. The author provides a documented denunciation of the complicity and obsequiousness of the banana governments governments that were effectively manipulated, militarily and bureaucratically, by the highest political and mercantile echelons in the United States.

Las Cicatrices del Viento 2009, Alfaguara

ISBN-13: 9786071101525


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