Reviewed in Foreign Affairs.
Obituary of the author in The New York Times.
About the author (from the book):
Formerly Dean of Hiram College, Professor Harold E. Davis is now Chairman of the Division of Social Studies and Director of Inter-American Studies at The American University. Through extensive travel in Latin America and through his work as Director of the Division of Education and Teacher Aids of the Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs he has been in close contact with Latin American scholars for many years.