Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


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The Venezuelan Revolution of 1958

Book Chapter

Terry L. Karl - Stanford University

Published by
Congressional Quarterly, in "The Encyclopedia of Political Revolutions", 2000

The Encyclopedia of Political Revolutions chronicles 2000 years of political revolutions and features approximately 300 articles providing answers to specific questions as well as in-depth treatment of events and trends. It includes descriptions of specific revolutions, important revolutionary figures, and major revolutionary themes; generous use of illustrative material; special analyses of the role of women, art, literature, and music; biographies of seminal figures; and cross references, bibliographies, and a detailed index.