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The dictator's seduction : politics and the popular imagination in the era of Trujillo

Title
The dictator's seduction : politics and the popular imagination in the era of Trujillo / Lauren Derby.
Published
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2009.
Description
xv, 410 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Contents
Introduction: Populism as Vernacular Practice
1. The Dominican Belle Epoque, 1922
2. San Zenon and the Making of Ciudad Trujillo
3. The Master of Ceremonies
4. Compatriotas! El Jefe Calls
5. Clothes Make the Man
6. Trujillo's Two Bodies
7. Papa Liborio and the Morality of Rule
Conclusion: Charisma and the Gift of Recognition.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
English
LCCN
2009010567
ISBN
9780822344865 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822344866 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822344827 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822344823 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Format
Book Book
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