Survey and bibliography of la violencia in Colombia
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Survey and bibliography of la violencia in Colombia by Russell W. Ramsey

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Published by Acquisitions Dept., University of Florida Libraries in Gainesville .
Written in English



  • Colombia


  • Colombia -- History -- 1946-1974 -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

StatementRussell W. Ramsey.
SeriesBibliographic series ;, no. 8, Bibliographic series (Gainesville, Fla.) ;, no. 8.
LC ClassificationsZ1750.3 .R34, F2278 .R34
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 46 p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5170621M
LC Control Number74622346

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  Addeddate Call number FG99 Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II External-identifier urn:oclc:record FoldoutcountPages: La Violencia took place between the paramilitary forces of the Colombian Liberal Party and the Colombian Conservative Party, which organized as armed self-defense groups and as guerrilla military units. Both also fought against the paramilitary forces of the Colombian Communist Party Location: Colombia. Author of God's joyful runner, Survey and bibliography of la violencia in Colombia, A lady, a champion, Guerrilleros y soldados, Civil-military relations in Colombia, , Guardians of the other Americas, The modern violence in Colombia, , Essays on Latin American securityWritten works: God's Joyful Runner. Colombia is perhaps the least-known or understood country in Latin America, and yet the United States' involvement with it only continues to grow. By following the day-to-day evolution of partisan conflict in the region of Antioquia during the dreadful period of carnage remembered simply as la Violencia, Cited by: