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Communism in Guatemala: 1944-1954

Communism in Guatemala: 1944-1954

By Ronald M. Schneider

Praeger, 1959, 350 pp.

A study, under the auspices of the Foreign Policy Research Institute of the University of Pennsylvania, of Guatemala since the revolution of 1944. The author probes the matter of "why the Communists attained as much success in Guatemala as they did, and conversely, why they did not achieve more."