Secret wars and secret policies in the Americas, 1842-1929

Schuler, Friedrich Engelbert, 1960-

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  • Creator Friedrich E. Schuler
  • Format Books
  • Publication Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2010.
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 564 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780826344892, 0826344895
  • OCLC ocn505913442

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Before European and Japanese governments manipulated immigrants in the Americas -- Becoming useful : the first Japanese and German experiments with ethnic manipulations in the West -- Mexico discovers Japan as a potential strategic wedge against the United States -- The Mexican Revolution : the first complex Japanese policy in Latin America beyond diplomacy -- Four waves of secret warfare -- Japan's navy exploits the opportunities World War I offers -- President Carranza explores warfare against the United States : certainly not a victim -- The war breaks all certainties of imperialism : the Battle of Jutland and the collapse of Allied war financing -- The Zimmerman telegram and its aftermath : a research update -- Argentina's president Hipólito Irigoyen : personalist hispanista secret diplomacy -- Venustiano Carranza and Japanese spies move next to ethnic businessmen and emigrants in Latin America (1919-22) -- Argentina imagines arming itself in the midst of more Japanese spying -- Latin American diplomats assert a policy of armed peace -- Italian, German, and Japanese governments and Soviet communists resume manipulations of ethnic communities and workers in the Americas -- Spain's elites lay the foundations for a global Iberian commonwealth -- Now that we can arm freely -- Primo de Rivera and Alfonso XIII exploit Germany's secret rearmament
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