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Latin America Websites
Learn the countries of Central America and their capitals with this fun and educational map puzzle. Use the free Central America map puzzle as a quiz to test your knowledge of the countries and capitals.
The Country Studies Series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.
Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969–1976, Volume E–10, Documents on American Republics, 1969–1972
This volume documents the formulation of U.S. policy toward Latin America and the Caribbean between 1969 and 1972
Frida Kahlo Fans
This site is dedicated to Mexico's most famous woman painter, Frida Kahlo.
Frido Kahlo Art
The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo explores the 20th-century icon who became an international sensation in the worlds of modern art and radical politics.
Hispanic Reading Room
The reading room, named after the Hispanic Society in New York, was dedicated in 1939 to serve as a focal point to orient and assist researchers who seek to avail themselves of the immense opportunities afforded by Luso-Hispanic materials throughout the Library of Congress.
Latin American Library
The Latin American Library is a welcoming place of learning. Its primary mission is to be central in the processes of discovery and dissemination of knowledge at Tulane University by responsibly collecting, preserving, and providing access to resources on Latin America and the Caribbean.
Latin American Network Information Center
LANIC's mission is to facilitate access to Internet-based information to, from, or on Latin America. Our target audience includes people living in Latin America, as well as those around the world who have an interest in this region. While many of our resources are designed to facilitate research and academic endeavors, our site has also become an important gateway to Latin America for primary and secondary school teachers and students, private and public sector professionals, and just about anyone looking for information about this important region.
Learn the countries of South America and their capitals with this fun and educational map puzzle. Use the free South America map puzzle as a quiz to test your knowledge of the provinces and capitals.
In a coup on March 24, 1976, a military junta seized power in Argentina and went on a campaign to wipe out left-wing terrorism with terror far worse than the one they were combating. Between 1976 and 1983 - under military rule - thousands of people, most of them dissidents and innocent civilians unconnected with terrorism, were arrested and then vanished without a trace.
CIA World Factbook
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities