Books & eBooks
Titles listed in blue include links to eBook editions. If necessary, please contact the library for any remote passwords needed to access these eBooks. The Call #s listed indicate where the books are located within DHS Library.
Culture and Customs of Bolivia
Call Number: REF 984 GAL
Publication Date: 2011
Provides an overview of the culture and customs of Bolivia, featuring discussion of the land, people, history, religion, social customs and lifestyle, literature, broadcasting and print media, cinema, performing and visual arts, and architecture of the country.
Call Number: REF 984 MOR
Publication Date: 2010
Details the rich culture and history of the South American country of Bolivia. Contents: 1: The Ancient Indian peoples; 2: Colonial Bolivia (1532-1780); 3: Independence Wars and the New Nation (1780-1839); 4: The Age of Caudillo Rule (1839-1879); 5: Republican Rule and the New Oligarchy (1879-1932); 6: The Chaco War and Its Aftermath (1932-1951); 7: The National Revolution (1951-1964); 8: The Military and Counterrevolution (1964-1982); 9: The Challenge of Democracy (1982-2002); 10: The Democratic Revolution of Evo Morales (2003-2009); 11: Conclusion
Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations
Call Number: *eBook*
Publication Date: 2007
Presents profiles of 194 countries of the world. Topics include climate, plants and animals, population and ethnic groups, religions, transportation, history, government, political parties, judicial system, economy, education, arts, media, tourism, and famous people.
World and Its Peoples
Call Number: REF 917 WOR
Publication Date: 2009
Provides a comprehensive overview of the people, cultures, landscapes, geography, history, climate, government, daily life, and economy of the Americas.