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By Theodore S. Creedman

Creedman's unique Historical Dictionary of Costa Rica seemed in 1977. the recent variation is almost 50% higher, the fruit of numerous summers the writer spent operating during this finest a part of relevant the United States. the sooner textual content has been up to date. Its assurance has additionally been particularly prolonged, particularly in appreciate to ecomonic and cultural historical past. The bibliography has been stated thus far, and a chronology has been extra. The author's loss of life intervened in June 1985, whilst simply the 1st draft of the recent variation have been written. His pal Gary G. Kuhn, professor of heritage, college of Wisconsin-La Crosse, accomplished the paintings, to which the sequence editor, Laurence Hallewell, has additionally contributed.

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