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Argentina and the USSR Since 1917

Invaluable for anyone interested in Latin America. It presents essential information about one of the most important things to happen in the area since World War II: the Soviet Union's becoming the overwhelming major purchaser of Argentina's imports.
Hispanic American Historical Review

Beginning with a review of the Argintine-USSR relationship up to 1970, Aldo Vacs describes and analyzes economic, diplomatic, and military developments, as well as their impact on Argentine society and politics, since the early 1970s. Vacs views each country’s objectives, and the extent and limits of their shared interests.

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Aldo Cesar Vacs

Aldo C. Vacs is professor and chair of the Department of Government at Skidmore College.

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Aldo Cesar Vacs