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?Por Que las Armas?: Desde los Mayas Hasta la Insurgencia en Guatemala

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Tracing the history of the Mayan peoples in Central America, from their origins to the present day, the author (a former UNRG guerrilla) shows how the conquest, racist abuse, and super-exploitation of a highly developed society and culture led to a thirty-year struggle to regain land, liberty, and dignity.

Synopsis:

A background to the civil war in Guatemala of the 1980s that cost 200,000 lives.

About the Author

María del Rosario Valenzuela Sotomayor was born in La Paz, Bolivia. She graduated in economics from UNAM (Mexico) and has written extensively on Latin America, including a book about women and gender in Guatemala. She participated in the guerrilla struggle in Guatemala in the 1980s. She is currently writing a book about the 1996 Guatemala peace accords.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781921235993
Author:
Valenzuela Sotomayor, Maria Del Rosario
Publisher:
Ocean Press (WA)
Author:
Valenzuela Sotomayor, Maria del Rosario
Author:
Maria del Rosario Valenzuela Sotomayor
Subject:
Latin America - Central America
Subject:
Central America
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
Guatemala History.
Subject:
Mayas - Guatemala - History
Subject:
Latin america
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Ocean Sur
Publication Date:
20090431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
Spanish
Pages:
363
Dimensions:
8.9 x 1 x 5.9 in 16.5 oz

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