The overthrow of Jacob Arbenz of Guatemala
Examines some of the major players responsible for the overthrow of Jacob Arbenz of Guatemala.
# 32726 | 1,900 words | 3 sources | 2002 |
Published on Oct 22, 2003 in International Relations (Cold War) , International Relations (Non-U.S.) , Political Science (Non-U.S.) , English (Misc) , History (Latin America) , Latin-American Studies (General)
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The overthrow of Jacob Arbenz of Guatemala was unquestionably a major event in the history of Central America. The event took place in the middle of the Cold War with the Russians battling the United States for the supremacy of the Third World. The following paper will attempt to show that there were several villains involved in the overthrow of Arbenz and these villains were more subtle than the United Fruit Company which posed the biggest threat to Arbenz's regime.
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