Open Veins of Latin America
Five Centuries of the Pillage of A ContinentBook - 1997
[In this book, the author's] analysis of the effects and causes of capitalist underdevelopment in Latin America present [an] account of... Latin American history. [The author] shows how foreign companies reaped huge profits through their operations in Latin America. He explains the politics of the Latin American bourgeoisies and their subservience to foreign powers, and how they interacted to create increasingly unequal capitalist societies in Latin America. -Back cover
Publisher: New York : Monthly Review Press, c1997
Edition: 25th anniversary ed.
Characteristics: xiii, 317 p. ; 23 cm