Gomez: Tyrant of the Andes

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Gomez: Tyrant of the Andes

By Thomas Rourke
Morrow, 1936
320 pp. $3.50
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The colorful career of Venezuela's late dictator entertainingly disclosed. The author gives credit to Gomez for the material benefits he bestowed on his country, but insists that they were not at all sufficient to compensate for the moral and intellectual degradation of a whole generation.