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Guatemala in Focus: A Guide to the People, Politics and Culture (In Focus Guides)

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Publisher Comments:

Guatemala is the most "Indian" of Central American nations, and Mayan culture permeates many aspects of language, dress and artistic expression. "Guatemala in Focus" is an authoritative and up-to-date guide to this wonderful country. It explores the land, history and politics, economy, society and people, culture and includes tips on where to go and what to see. Photos and maps.

Book News Annotation:

A succinct background reference for travellers to the Central American country, emphasizing the continuing disparity between the powerful minority ladinos and the majority indigenous Mayan people. Reviews the history, politics, economy and society, religion and culture, and where to go and what to see. No index or bibliography.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566562423
Author:
O'Kane, Trish
Publisher:
Latin America Bureau
Author:
O'Kane, Trish
Location:
London
Subject:
History
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
Central America
Subject:
Social conditions
Subject:
Guatemala
Subject:
Guatemala Description and travel.
Subject:
Guatemala Social conditions.
Subject:
TRAVEL / Central America
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 87-88).
Series:
In Focus Guides
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19981231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
100
Dimensions:
8.65x5.79x.38 in. .62 lbs.

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