Almost 10 years later I think his perspective has turned out not to have been accurate.
The U.S. backed fumigation against poppy and Cocoa growing and terror by the AUC and to lesser extent the FARC have created close to three million internal refuges.
In the little I have been able to find on Colombia, the change that has taken place should be celebrated.
This is a good book to get some review of events that have happened in Colombia. The author though writes with a clear bias and criticism of the path to a better Colombia. Read morePublished on February 6, 2013 by Dean R. Peterson
If you are looking for current information on the state of Colombia, this is not the book. I travel to Colombia often and the authors views are not only proven wrong but very one... Read morePublished on March 8, 2009 by Saen Man