William E. Ratliff papers
Interviews conducted in San José, Costa Rica, as part of an oral history of Costa Rican politics and, in particular, the administration of José (Pepe) Figueres
These collections primarily concern political developments in and foreign relations of Costa Rica. A number pertain to the activities of contra forces based in Costa Rica during the Nicaraguan civil war of the 1980s and to the shipment of Cuban arms to Nicaragua via Costa Rica in the same period.
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Costa Rican politician
Nicaraguan anti-Sandinista military commander
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