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Lester D. Langley

AKA Lester Danny Langley

Born: 7-Aug-1940
Birthplace: Clarksville, TX

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Banana Wars

    University: BA, West Texas State University (1961)
    University: MA, West Texas State University (1962)
    University: PhD, University of Kansas (1965)
    Assistant Professor: Texas A&M University (1965-67)
    Associate Professor: Central Washington State College (1967-70)
    Professor: History, University of Georgia (1988-2000)

Author of books:
Struggle for the American Mediterranean: United States-European Rivalry in the Gulf-Caribbean, 1776-1904 (1976, history)
The United States and the Caribbean, 1900-1970 (1980, international affairs)
The Banana Wars: An Inner History of American Empire, 1900-1934 (1983, history)
Central America: The Real Stakes: Understanding Central America Before It's Too Late (1985, international affairs)
America and the Americas: The United States in the Western Hemisphere (1989, international affairs)
Mexico and the United States: The Fragile Relationship (1991, international affairs)
The Banana Men: American Mercenaries and Entrepreneurs in Central America, 1880-1930 (1996, history)
The Americas in the Age of Revolution, 1750-1850 (1996, history)
The Americas in the Modern Age (2003, history)

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