Thy Will Be Done: The Conquest of the Amazon: Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil

Thy Will Be Done: The Conquest of the Amazon: Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil By Gerard Colby Charlotte Dennett Mark Crispin Miller, Thy Will Be Done The Conquest of the Amazon Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil The United States secret history of financial political and cultural exploitation of Latin America in the mid twentieth century is revealed in this blistering expos with a new introduction by the
  • Title: Thy Will Be Done: The Conquest of the Amazon: Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil
  • Author: Gerard Colby Charlotte Dennett Mark Crispin Miller
  • ISBN: 9781504048392
  • Page: 103
  • Format: ebook
  • Thy Will Be Done: The Conquest of the Amazon: Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil By Gerard Colby Charlotte Dennett Mark Crispin Miller, The United States secret history of financial, political, and cultural exploitation of Latin America in the mid twentieth century is revealed in this blistering expos , with a new introduction by the authors Publishers Weekly What happened when a wealthy industrialist and a visionary evangelist unleashed forces that joined to subjugate an entire continent HistoriaThe United States secret history of financial, political, and cultural exploitation of Latin America in the mid twentieth century is revealed in this blistering expos , with a new introduction by the authors Publishers Weekly What happened when a wealthy industrialist and a visionary evangelist unleashed forces that joined to subjugate an entire continent Historians Gerard Colby and Charlotte Dennett tell the story of the forty year campaign led by Standard Oil scion Nelson Rockefeller and Wycliffe Bible Translators founder William Cameron Townsend to establish a US imperial beachhead in Central and South America Beginning in the 1940s, future Vice President Rockefeller worked with the CIA and allies in the banking industry to prop up repressive governments, devastate the rain forest, and destabilize local economies all in the name of anti Communism Meanwhile, Townsend and his army of missionaries sought to undermine the belief systems of the region s indigenous peoples and convert them to Christianity Their combined efforts would have tragic and long lasting repercussions, argue the authors of this well documented Los Angeles Times book the product of eighteen years of research which legendary progressive historian Howard Zinn called an extraordinary piece of investigative history Its message is powerful, its data overwhelming and impressive.
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    1. Gerard Colby Charlotte Dennett Mark Crispin Miller

      Gerard Colby is a writer, investigative journalist, and educator He has written for the North American Newspaper Alliance, the Nation, the Los Angeles Times, In These Times, and TowardFreedom Colby has taught the history of the political economy of Central America at Burlington College and political science and international economics at Johnson State College in Vermont, and is currently studying for a master s degree in American history at the University of Vermont.

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