Allende asthe white house led to the his death ... patricia verdugo.
This book is about political interventions by the United States commited in Chile ocurred arround the 70`s and how are you defining influence on the military coup of 1973 and there fore in the fall of the goverment of president Salvador Allende.
Dangerous for the U.S was one of their "natural territorial zones of influence" was a asocialist republic and further, thet their president was elected democratically, they feared thet Chile was a second Cuba and Latin America become a comunistic mainland.
United States introduced a series of strtegies, economic abobe all to generate little bit of an evil image of the president, finance with impressive amounts of money were thousand and millions of dollar which were given to the director of "Mercurio" so that this conduct a campaing of terror in the population, also had and economic blockade, the CIA was involved, etc.
Caught my atention this book first by treating political issues of 1973 and the military dictatorshipand also because I had an idea of the U.S intervention in Chile, but neck imagine that such a level, this book also has the characteristics of being easy reading, the author uses therm thet are simple.
Many books I liked, but I think not impressed with the way that he did, this book is recomendablo to any one that interests you or call attention to the politics and history of Chile