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Books & Literature


Culture and customs of El Salvador - by Roy C. Boland

Feminism and the legacy of revolution : Nicaragua, El Salvador, Chiapas - by Karen Kampwirth

From grandmother to granddaughter : Salvadoran women’s stories - by Michael Gorkin, Marta Pineda, and Gloria Leal

The Massacre at El Mozote - by Mark Danner

Rebel Radio: The Story of El Salvador's Radio Venceremo - by José Ignacio López Vigil

Tim's El Salvador Blog - The Book List - great resource for more books


History by RM Davis

Caluco – Plan overview 2010

Romero Letter to Pres Carter

Salvadoran Newspapers


Tim’s El Salvador Blog  -- a great resource for El Salvador news & updates:

Wikipedia – good general information on the country and some history:

U.S. Department of State -- Current data and statistical information on El Salvador:

United States Institute of Peace -- A great reference regarding the peace accords in El Salvador:

Enemies of War -- PBS video and story of El Salvador in the 1890’s: 

Inside El Salvador -- A photography exhibition of more than 100 black-and-white images concerning the El Salvador's civil war and its aftermath

Earth Institute --

Millennium Villages --

United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) --

Millenium Promise Documents

UN Millennium Development Goals Report 2009

Agriculture Development:
Source:  June 19, 2009 | Science
Title:  Nutrient Imbalances in Agricultural Development

Combating Hunger:
Source:  March 2009 | Nature
Title:  A smarter way to combat hunger
By: Pedro A. Sanchez

Title:  State of Food Insecurity in the World 2009
By:  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

World Food Prize 2009 Symposium:
Speaker Transcripts: