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Amistad Esquiva: Las Relaciones de Estados Unidos y Chile

Amistad Esquiva: Las Relaciones de Estados Unidos y Chile

By Heraldo Munoz and Carlos Portales

Pehuen, 1987, 179 pp.

Two outstanding Chilean scholars argue that U.S.-Chilean relations must be understood as an "elusive friendship," with conflict predominating over cooperation most of the time. Their sophisticated discussion of the dilemmas facing the Reagan Administration as it makes policy toward Chile under Pinochet is especially interesting.