South America

Busse Library provides these webpages for students and faculty seeking information on South American nations. Websites reflect a small portion of available government and social resources. Busse Library titles are provided for research needs.

Nations included in this region : Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

Government Resources

Society and Culture Resources

General Resources on Region

Busse Library Resources

  • Bankes, George. Peru before Pizarro / 1977. F3429. B24 1977
  • Bethell, Leslie. Latin America since 1930 : Spanish South America / 1991. F2237. L3x
  • Chevigny, Paul. Edge of the knife : police violence in the Americas / c1995. HV8069. C54 1995
  • Diamond, Larry Jay. The Democratic revolution : struggles for freedom / 1992. D883. D453 1992
  • Kahn, Tony. The Incas / c1980. Video F 3429. I63
  • Mason, John Alden. The ancient civilizations of Peru / [1968] F3429. M36 1968
  • Roosevelt, Anna Curtenius. Amazonian Indians from prehistory to the present / c1994. F2519.1.A6 A465 1994
  • Smith, Nigel J.H. The enchanted Amazon rain forest : stories / c1996. GR133. A43 S65 1996
  • Stepan, Alfred C. Rethinking military politics : Brazil and the Southern Cone / c1988. F2538.25 .S79 1988


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