In the Time of the Tyrants: Panama, 1968-1990

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W.W. Norton, 1991 - Heads of state - 430 pages
The death and posthumous vengeance of Hugo Spadafora -- The coup d'etat -- The brief time of Boris Martínez -- Early in the time of Omar Torrijos -- The martyrdom of Héctor Gallego -- Trading on patriotism -- Snowing the senate -- Torrijos the politician -- La Prensa, the sack of Panama, and Rubéén Paredes -- Of the criminals, by the criminals, for the criminals -- Noriega Tyrannus -- The chancre bursts.

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Researched and written several years before the downfall of Manuel Noriega, this book is a powerful indictment of U.S. policy in Panama. The authors (Koster is an American novelist and Borbon is an ... Read full review

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