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The Road to OPEC: United States Relations with Venezuela, 1919-1976

The Road to OPEC: United States Relations with Venezuela, 1919-1976

By Stephen G. Rabe

University of Texas Press, 1982, 262 pp.

The author reviews 60 years of U.S.-Venezuela relations in the context of the former's overall Latin American policies. Included are assessments of the impact of the United States upon Venezuela's development and upon its attainment of stable government and very high per capita income.