Index
Acción Democrática (AD), 3–4, 43, 189,
206, 208–13, 216–18
Acculturation in oil camps, 4, 9, 61, 171
Acevedo, Valmo, 223
Acosta Saignes, Miguel, 33–34
AD (Acción Democratica), 3–4, 43, 189,
206, 208–13, 216–18
Adriani, Arturo, 133
Afro–West Indians, 108–13, 241; Afro-
Trinidadians, 109–10; census statistics
on, 131–32; characterizations of,
111–12; citizenship requirements and,
117–18; as domestic workers, 113–14;
expulsion of, 136; policies toward, 132,
134; position of, 127–28, 130; racism
toward, 107, 128–30, 134, 137–39; as
scapegoats, 136–39; social clubs of,
116; transnational ties of, 116–17; in
Venezuelan history, 109
Agee, Philip, 214
Agriculture, 53, 68, 80–81
Aguerrevere, Pedro Ignacio, 43
Aguerrevere, Santiago E., 43
Andes, 18–19, 76
Andinos, 8, 77–78, 89
Anti-Americanism, 210, 221
Anzoátegui (state), 17, 42, 76, 119–21, 130, 240
Apertura petrolera, 230–31, 234
Aranguren, Antonio, 42
Arcaya, Pedro, 69, 126, 133
Armstrong, Thomas, 58
Arnold, Ralph, 43–44
Arraíz, Francisco Jiménez, 42–43
Asphalt production, 42, 45, 53
Bababui no. 1, 45
Backwardness, 15, 43, 78
Bancroft, Howland, 83
Barberii, Efraín E., 41
Barger, Tom, 210
Bari peoples, 59–60
Barroso no. 2 well, 6, 39, 55, 56, 59, 71, 235
Baseball, 157, 166–67, 182–83
Batista, Fulgencio, 224
Belafonte, Harry, 169
Besson, Juan, 196
Betancourt, Rómulo, 43, 208, 210, 212,
215–16, 225–27, 248
Blanco, Andres Eloy, 124
Blanco Fombona, Rufino 135
Bogotá, Colombia, 22
Bolívar (currency), 64, 68, 130, 174, 184
Bolívar (district), 27, 63, 82; settlements
in, 29
Bolívar (plaza), 22
Bolívar (state), 76, 109–10, 129
Bolívar Coastal Fields, 54–57, 59, 73–74, 85,
97, 164
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