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"latin america" and history and bibliography
To find bibliographies on a topic, look for the subdivision bibliography following a subject heading.
Selected bibliographies include:
Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS)
An annotated bibliography of scholarly works on Latin America
Latin America: a Guide to the Historical Literature
REF Z1601 .G75
Latin American Studies : a Basic Guide to Sources
REF Z1601 .L324 1990
This work contains a list of subject bibliographies for history, as well as national bibliographies for individual Latin American countries, and a special list of bibliographies of early publications.
Latin American History; a Guide to the Literature in English.
An older publication but useful for those who want to review the available literature in English rather than Spanish or Portuguese, this wide-ranging guide covers social science topics as well as history.
Oxford Bibliographies offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies which will help you to narrow the vast number of citations to the best scholarship on a given topic.
Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable.
For example, there are research guides on Latin American Studies and essays on The Cuban Revolution, Cuban Missle Crisis, The United States and the Guatemalan Revolution, The Sandinista Revolution and the FSLN, and Military Government in Latin America, 1959-1990 to name a few.