Mary Jo McConahay – “The Tango War”

Preface Richard Feinberg Link During World War II, the United States urged Latin America to join the struggle. Washington aimed to deny Germany and Italy access to vital raw materials from the continent, disrupt fascist spy networks there, and protect transatlantic sea-lanes. The U.S. war machine relied on Mexican oil and Brazilian rubber; Mexicans replaced … Continue reading Mary Jo McConahay – “The Tango War”