Visually attractive volume arranged by subject areas, each of which serves as an excellent introduction. The work aims to cover as many topics as possible. There are bibliographies of works in English, plus useful maps and tables. There is an earlier edition in the Van Pelt stacks.
The most extensive research guide for Latin America and the Caribbean. Each section offers an introductory critical essay for the specific field, an extensive bibliography divided by country and, in most cases, a resources guide that lists significant collections in the field.