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    • Chile and Argentina

    • By: Mark Szuchman
    • Narrated by: Richard C. Hottelet
    • Length: 2 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30

    The "southern cone" of South America has a vibrant yet checkered history. Argentina in 1920 was a productive and wealthy nation, yet by the 1980s was reduced to virtual third world status. Chile has a long history of internal strife, usually with representative politics until authoritarians seized power in 1973. Chile was influenced by Spanish conquerors; Argentina's Italian and German immigrants made it the most "European" of any South American country.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Important History, No Better Audiobook

    • By Theo Horesh on 02-28-13

    Regular price: $13.96